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Background Information

Employment History

Ascendancy Healthcare Inc

Managing Director

Bay City Capital LLC

Managing Director

Labrador Advisors LLC

General Partner

Delphi Ventures

Vice President, Strategy

WuXi AppTec Co. Ltd

Consultant

McKinsey & Company

Roles

Pfizer Inc

Affiliations

Investment Advisor
ChinaBio LLC

Board Member
ASLAN Pharmaceuticals Pte Ltd

Member of the Executive Committee
Whitney Museum of American Art

Board Member
Xenogen Corporation

Member
Forum for Women Entrepreneurs

Business Advisory Board Member
FORGE Life Science LLC

Education

A.B. with high honors

Molecular Biology

Princeton University

B.A. with high honors

Molecular Biology

Princeton

BA

Molecular Biology

Princeton University

M.D.

Harvard University

MD

Harvard Medical School

Web References (62 Total References)


About Us

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Debra Yu

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Debra Yu, MD Acting Head of Business Development
Debbie is Managing Director of Labrador Advisors with nearly 25 years of experience in the life sciences industry across venture capital, business development, strategy, banking and management consulting. She began her career at McKinsey & Co. and then served as a General Partner at Delphi Ventures and then, Managing Director of Bay City Capital. She next built and co-led Pfizer's venture capital group in New York City for 5 years. Debbie has stewarded more than 25 companies through venture capital, participated as board member for 8 and stepped in as CEO for 1. Prior to founding Labrador Advisors, she was VP of Strategy at WuxiApptec. BA, Princeton MD, Harvard.


WuXi PharmaTech

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Debra Yu, M.D. Vice President, Strategy

Dr. Yu received her B.A. with high honors in Molecular Biology from Princeton in 1986 and earned an M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 1992. She has 19 years of experience in venture capital and the life sciences industry. Most recently she co-lead Pfizer's venture capital group in New York. While at Pfizer she was instrumental in work in diverse areas such as diagnostics, asset monetization and creative finance structures and Pfizer's innovation agenda. Previously, she was a General Partner at Delphi Ventures and a Managing Director at Bay City Capital, two leading bay area venture firms focused on the life sciences. Debra also spent four years at Mckinsey in New York and London. She has held positions at the FDA, The Wilkerson Group, Morgan Stanley and Genentech. She has stewarded more than 25 companies through venture capital, sat on the board of 8 and stepped in as CEO of one. Debra also served as a Director of the Permanente Company, part of Kaiser Permanente and helped build its corporate venture efforts.
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Debra Yu, M.D. Vice President, Strategy
Vice President, Domestic Marketing


Debra Yu, M.D.Vice ...

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Debra Yu, M.D.Vice President, Strategy

Dr. Yu received her B.A. with high honors in Molecular Biology from Princeton in 1986 and earned an M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 1992.She has 19 years of experience in venture capital and the life sciences industry.Most recently she co-lead Pfizer's venture capital group in New York.While at Pfizer she was instrumental in work in diverse areas such as diagnostics, asset monetization and creative finance structures and Pfizer's innovation agenda.Previously, she was a General Partner at Delphi Ventures and a Managing Director at Bay City Capital, two leading bay area venture firms focused on the life sciences.Debra also spent four years at Mckinsey in New York and London.She has held positions at the FDA, The Wilkerson Group, Morgan Stanley and Genentech.She has stewarded more than 25 companies through venture capital, sat on the board of 8 and stepped in as CEO of one.Debra also served as a Director of the Permanente Company, part of Kaiser Permanente and helped build its corporate venture efforts.
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Debra Yu, M.D.Vice President, Strategy
Vice President, Domestic Marketing


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Debra Yu, MD '86

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Debra Yu, MD '86
Debra received her A.B. with high honors in Molecular Biology from Princeton in 1986 and earned her M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 1992.During medical school she held a brief position in the Center For Drugs, U.S. Food & Drug Administration as a drug review medical officer intern.She has held positions at Morgan Stanley ventures, and the Wilkerson Group and from 1992-1995 was a consultant at McKinsey & Co. working primarily with leading healthcare and pharmaceutical companies in the US and Europe.From 1995-2001, Debra worked in venture capital, first as a General Partner at Delphi Ventures, a bay area healthcare focused venture capital fund, and then as a Managing Director at Bay City Capital, a life science focused merchant bank, owned in part by the Pritzker family.Since 2001, Debra has leveraged her 15 years of experience as a management consultant, venture capital investor and merchant banker to work with health institutions and foundations and other organizations.She is a Senior Director of Pfizer Strategic Investments Group, Director of the Permanente Company, an advisor to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, an advisor to the NIOSH on emerging technology issues, and an advisor to the New York Hall of Science.She also continues to serve on several corporate boards and has an advisory relationship with several biotechnology companies and venture funds.She remains active in the biotech industry and is a frequent speaker and panelist.Additionally, Debra serves on Princeton University's Alumni Council and is a member of the Executive Committee of the Whitney Museum's Contemporaries Group.


WuXi PharmaTech - Press Releases

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SHANGHAI, China, July 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device research and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the United States, today announced that it has appointed Dr. Debra Yu as the Vice President of Strategy.

Prior to joining WuXi PharmaTech, Dr. Yu worked at Pfizer Inc., where she co-led Pfizer's venture capital group and was instrumental in working in diverse areas such as diagnostics, asset monetization and creative finance structures and Pfizer's innovation agenda. Earlier she was a General Partner at Delphi Ventures and a Managing Director at Bay City Capital, two leading Bay area venture firms focused on the life sciences. In addition, Dr. Yu has held senior positions at many leading companies and organizations like McKinsey & Co., the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Wilkerson Group, Morgan Stanley & Co., Genentech Inc. and the Permanente Company. She has stewarded more than 25 companies through venture capital, and sat on the board of eight and stepped in as Chief Executive Officer of one.
Dr. Yu's responsibilities in her new role include bringing constructive leadership and stewardship to the company's strategic planning and initiatives. Dr. Yu will report directly to Dr. Ge Li, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WuXi PharmaTech.
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"I am very pleased to welcome Debra on board to further increase the depth of our senior management," commented Dr. Ge Li, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WuXi PharmaTech.
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"With 19 years of experiences in venture capital and life sciences, Debra will provide strategic guidance as we continue building a global drug and medical device R&D service platform through organic growth, partnership and M&A."
Dr. Yu received her BA in Molecular Biology from Princeton University, New Jersey in 1986 and her MD from Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts in 1992.

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