Dr. Anna Kazanchyan
Dr. Kazanchyan is a biotechnology executive with a unique combination of clinical, equity research, business strategy and business development expertise. She has 15+ years of experience at marquee Wall Street firms, biopharmaceutical companies and as an entrepreneur. Dr. Kazanchyan is the founder and Managing Partner of Primary i-Research, LLC, where she provides due diligence to leading healthcare investment funds and evaluates investment prospects of biopharmaceutical companies based on the scientific, clinical, regulatory, and commercial outlook for their products. In addition, she has been a strategic advisor to CEOs of biopharmaceutical companies (start-ups to global companies) and has advised companies on matters related to business development, regulatory strategy, marketing and commercial/competitive landscape. Previously, Dr. Kazanchyan was Senior Biotechnology Analyst at Wachovia Securities, and was a member of the #1 and #2 Institutional-Investor ranked Biotechnology Equity Research teams at Goldman Sachs and Citigroup, respectively. She received an M.D. from Harvard Medical School and a B.A. in Biology, summa cum laude, from Clark University.