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United by our conviction in the power of therapeutic innovation to improve human health.

Meet the Scion team

The ten companies our team has been part of founding or building over the past ten years have realized uncommon success and, together, have given rise to >15 clinical-stage therapeutics, advanced six promising therapeutics into pivotal clinical trials and have generated >$14 billion in combined public equity value and announced M&A proceeds. We are excited to discover what the future holds.

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Andy Marshall, PhD

Venture Partner

Andy is a Venture Partner at Scion Life Sciences. For over two decades, he headed Nature Biotechnology, one of the biopharmaceutical industry’s leading journals in translational research. In 2015, he was cited by Scientific American as one of the 100 most influential people in biotechnology. As well as writing over 500 articles and editorials, he has hosted scientific conferences with leading academic institutions around the world. He was also a co-founder of the Nature SciCafe 10-year event series of faculty networking events with top venture and industry stakeholders in Boston, New York, San Francisco, San Diego, Houston, London and Singapore.

Andy obtained his Ph.D. in molecular biology and microbiology at King’s College London, where he also carried out his postdoctoral research. He was an adjunct professor at the University of Miami and a recipient of the Helen White Prize.