Naveed joined Novo Holdings A/S in 2019, working out of London as a Partner in the Novo Ventures team.
Between 2013 and 2018, he was Partner at Andera Partners, a Paris based venture capital and growth equity firm with over 2 billion euros under management, focusing on life science investing. He has also worked for Nomura Phase4 Ventures, Nomura International, EFG Corporate Finance, KPMG and as a medical doctor in the UK’s National Health Service. In his prior firms, he has served on several life science company boards in both Europe and the US. He brings over 20 years of experience in life science venture investments and investment banking.
Naveed obtained his medical degree from Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospital Medical School (now King’s College London). Later, he also qualified as a chartered accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants England & Wales.