Dr. Gur Roshwalb is a Managing Director of aMoon Growth, where he leads sourcing efforts, leads deals, manages the due diligence process, and sits on the board of AltruBio and Viracta Therapeutics, aMoon Growth portfolio companies. Beginning his career as a practicing physician, Gur understands the urgency driving the innovation in the healthcare industry. He moved to Israel in 2019 to work with aMoon to accelerate HealthTech advances into clinical practice.
Gur has over 20 years of healthcare industry and finance experience. Prior to joining aMoon, he was CEO at several private and public biotech companies. Earlier, Gur was a Vice President at Venrock, where he was an investment professional on the healthcare team investing in both private and public companies. Gur started his finance career at Piper Jaffray, where he worked as a vice president and equity analyst, publishing research on specialty pharmaceutical companies. Prior to Piper, Gur was in private practice in New York following residency training in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center, where he also served as Chief Resident.
Gur obtained his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, his MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business, and a B.A. from Columbia University.