Evan Markegard


Evan is an oncology PhD graduate student at UCSF in Dr. Frank McCormick's lab where his research is focused on unveiling new insight into negative regulators of growth factor signaling in cancer. While at UCSF, Evan co-founded the Investment Club UCSF, Evexia Bio Fund, and the Bay Area Biotechnology Investors Group (BABI). Evan has been investing in the life sciences for over 3 years and has consistently beaten the market indexes. Evan has also served as a consultant for ARCH Ventures and has interned at Mission Bay Capital, Genentech, and Bayer HealthCare. He obtained his B.S. from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo in microbiology.