Oleg Nodelman is the Founder and Managing Director of EcoR1 Capital LLC, a biotech-focused investment advisory firm. With 15 years of experience in investing and consulting, Mr. Nodelman has expertise in all aspects of investment management and deep roots in the biotech and scientific communities. Before founding EcoR1, Mr. Nodelman was a Portfolio Manager at BVF Partners, one of biotech’s first dedicated hedge funds. During his 11 years with BVF, Mr. Nodelman’s responsibilities spanned the entire investment process, from opportunity generation and due diligence to portfolio management and trading. Mr. Nodelman began his career in strategic consulting and organizational management at Mercer Management Consulting (now Oliver Wyman), where he worked with senior management from companies in a variety of industries to develop and implement long-term strategy and build shareholder value. Mr. Nodelman is active in the biotech community and a member of the President’s Council at the Gladstone Institute and has served on the advisory committee of the Biotech Industry Organization. He has a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service with a concentration in Science and Technology from Georgetown University.