MIAO HE, PhD MBA
Senior Investment Associate
Miao is a scientist by training and has worked in the life sciences industry for a decade in venture capital, startups and R&D. Previously she was an Associate at Luminous Ventures, a UK-based venture capital firm focusing on healthcare and other innovative technologies. Miao has worked as a Bioinformatics Scientist at Illumina, where she developed new algorithms for precision oncology applications and collaborated with Genomics England on the 100,000 Genomes Project in the UK. Miao has also worked in early-stage venture investing in Israel and has carried out consulting work for Cancer Research UK and healthcare startups.
Miao holds a PhD in Molecular Biology from the University of Cambridge and an MBA from London Business School. She has published 18 peer-reviewed publications in leading journals including Nature Genetics and PNAS.