Steven Yecies

Venture Partner
OrbiMed Advisors
OrbiMed has over $13 billion of active assets under management and invests exclusively in Healthcare with offices in New York, San Francisco, Tel Aviv, Shanghai, and Mumbai. OrbiMed is the largest dedicated investor in healthcare. I lead our global venture investments in healthcare information technology and health care services. Prior to joining OrbiMed, I started or was part of the leadership team of a half dozen HCIT start-up companies dating back to the late 1980's and have served as an investor, consultant, CEO,and Board member in HCIT for over 25 years. Most notably I founded and ran the global healthcare practice for Scient (Nasdaq: SCNT) where I built over 40 of the first generation internet health systems including key initiatives for the national health systems in China, United Kingdom, Singapore, and a number of other countries. I received my MBA from Harvard University and also hold a JD degree from UC Berkeley and my AB from Dartmouth college. I have nine MD's in my immediate family spanning three generations and am married to a hi-tech entrepreneur and have four children and three grandchildren and reside in Woodside, CA