Philippe Chambon

Philippe Chambon
Class of 1987
Current Work: 
Managing Director, New Leaf Venture Partners

Describe what you do.

Create and invest in life sciences companies, primarily biopharmaceuticals and healthcare IT.

How did you become interested in Healthcare? What drew you in?

My education (MD, PhD) and family background.

What do you enjoy most about your career or positon?

Constant challenges and learning new things.

How has your CBS experience influenced your career?

Gave me the basic grounding in business.

As a leader in healthcare, what qualities do you look for when hiring new MBA graduates?

Intellectual curiosity, judgment and relevant prior work experience.