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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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David Katona

Head of Business Development & Investor Relations

David Katona is the Head of Business Development and Investor Relations at Petrichor. Dave has 20+ years of capital formation experience and leads all marketing, development, and fundraising initiatives for Petrichor and affiliate firm Scion. Prior to joining Petrichor in March 2021, Dave was part of the Capital Introductions Group at Jefferies Group, where he managed institutional relationships, spanning endowments, foundations, family offices, and others. He also ran the group’s uncorrelated/niche co-investment outreach programs. Previously, Dave was a Partner at Abundance Partners. He holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in Political Science with a concentration in Economics from Bates College.