On May 22nd Verastem hosted a remote opening of the NASDAQ Stock Market in its laboratory in Cambridge, MA. This marked the first time that a NASDAQ opening took place from inside the laboratory of a biopharmaceutical company
Christoph Westphal, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman and CEO of Verastem, rang the Opening Bell. Dr. Westphal was joined by Robert Weinberg, Ph.D., a pioneer in cancer research...
When Bessemer Venture Partners got ready to seed-invest in chip-design firm Berkeley Design Automation, it was on one condition: That Ravi Subramanian be installed as CEO.
Bessemer Partner Rob Chandra says he had a “fondness” for Subramanian, whom Chandra had worked with when Subramanian was running a previous Bessemer company, MorphICs Technology, a fabless semiconductor firm which made chips for 3G phones. But...
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