Ranked for two consecutive years, #1 Institutional Investor Rising Star, Large-Cap Biotech in 2017 (first year as publishing senior analyst) & 2018. Managing Director and Head of Biotechnology Research at Mizuho, joined in February 2016. Prior to that, Salim spent ~6 years at Evercore ISI working on a #1 II ranked Biotech and Pharmaceuticals equity research team. Prior to that, Salim spent ~4 years at Morgan Stanley as an investment banker. He holds a BBA from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Salim grew up in southern California and now lives in Manhattan with his wife.