Founder, Cormorant Asset Management, LP
Bihua Chen is the Founder of Cormorant, a firm that has grown from managing less than $150 million in 2013 to over $1 billion in 2018. Previously, she worked as a Portfolio Manager and Analyst for many companies, including American Express Asset Management, Boston, and Putnam Investments. Ms. Chen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in genetics and genetic engineering from Fudan University, Shanghai, China. She received an MBA from the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania, and a Master of Science in molecular biology from Cornell Medical College.