James B. Tananbaum is the Managing Director, CEO (Chief Executive Officer) and founder of an acclaimed growth capital and venture capital business that’s known as Foresite Capital. People also call him “Jim.” Foresite Capital was established in 2011 and has locations in both New York, New York and San Francisco, California. Tananbaum launched Foresite Capital with the goal of recognizing up-and-coming forces in the healthcare realm. This professional had a lot of experience before setting up Foresite Capital, too. He was involved with a couple significant healthcare investment businesses. He was even involved with a pair of respected biopharmaceutical firms.
Jim Tananbaum has been a big player in the investment and medical care entrepreneurial worlds for a quarter of a century now. He puts his attention on monetary and operational openings that can assist him in the establishment of franchise medical care firms.
Tananbaum has an extensive education that has helped him significantly throughout his lengthy and rewarding career. He went to Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. He earned B.S.E.E. (Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering) and B.S. (Bachelor of Science) degrees from the renowned Ivy League institution.
This healthcare expert resides and works in the vibrant San Francisco Bay area in Northern California. He has substantial knowledge that relates not only to medical care but also to growth investing. Foresite Capital is a firm that delves into medical tools, medical care services, diagnostics, genomics and even biotechnology. Jim Tananbaum, because of that, possesses in-depth understandings of all of these vital topics.
He was employed at Prospect Venture Partners as its Managing Director and co-founder. He started work for the healthcare venture capital business in 2001. He exited the company close to a decade later in 2010. The team at Prospect Venture Partners primarily zeroed in on series A financing. Tananbaum was on the staff at Theravance for three years, too. He was the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and co-founder. He was on the team at Theravance between the years of 1997 and 2000. Tananbaum’s many diverse skills include corporate development, angel investing, startup organizations, entrepreneurship, due diligence and deal sourcing.