Nissim Darvish is a Senior Managing Director of Orbimed Venture Capital. Nissim is a veteran of the life science industry, with fifteen years of experience covering medical technology development, corporate leadership, and investment management. Nissim spent eight years with Pitango, where he was a general partner managing investments in life sciences. Previously, Nissim was the founder and CEO of Impulse Dynamics, which he led for six years, culminating in a $250 million realization event. Nissim obtained his M.D. and Ph.D. in Biophysics and Physiology from the Technion in Israel and subsequently conducted his postdoctoral research at the NIH. He has published over 100 patents, authored over 20 publications and received eight prizes and awards.