An extraordinary physician-scientist by background, Rajul Jain, MD, has dedicated his career to the development of transformative technologies with the potential to benefit patients in areas of significant unmet need. Jain is currently managing director at Vida Ventures, a venture capital firm in LA with a mission to expand life sciences in LA and beyond by advancing transformative biomedical innovations. His extensive training has equipped him to address challenges faced in the field of immunobiology across various disease settings including oncology, autoimmunity, chronic inflammation, and metabolic disorders.
A driving force with relentless persistence to build LA into a top biotech hub, Jain fosters the advancement of promising science, development of prominent biotech companies and attraction of top talent from around the world. In partnership with Vida colleagues, Jain provides hands-on guidance to students from LA institutions as they are immersed in the world of life sciences venture capital.