Dr Katya Smirnyagina

Executive Director Capricorn Health-tech Fund

PhD in Cellular & Molecular Biology (University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA), BS in Biochemistry (Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia). Katya completed her scientific training at the Stanford University School of Medicine, then worked in management consulting and biotech business development. In 2002-12 she was with Alta Partners, a healthcare focused venture capital fund in San Francisco, CA.