Investment Team

Active Responsibilities
Prior Responsibilities

P. Sherrill Neff

  • Founding Partner of Quaker Partners
  • Previously: President, COO, and Director, Neose Technologies, a life sciences company. Senior VP, Corporate Development, U.S. Healthcare, a publicly traded managed care company. Managing Director, Investment Banking Division, Alex. Brown & Sons. Corporate Attorney at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.
  • Active Responsibilities: Cempra Pharmaceuticals, Intact Vascular, Neuronetics, RainDance Technologies, Rapid Micro Biosystems and Tobira Therapeutics (formerly Regado Biosciences)
  • Prior Responsibilities: Achillion Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ACHN), Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD), BioRexis (acquired by Pfizer), Durata Therapeutics (acquired by Actavis), Medmark (acquired by Walgreen Co.) and Protez Pharmaceuticals (acquired by Novartis)
  • Other: Board of Directors, Resource Capital Corporation (NYSE:RSO); Chairman, Policy Board, WXPN-FM, listener supported radio from the University of Pennsylvania; Board of Directors, Jack M. Barrack Hebew Academy; Former Director, National Venture Capital Association (NVCA). Former Chairman, Greater Philadelphia Venture Group; Former President, Pennsylvania Biotechnology Association. Former board member, University City Science Center, Biotechnology Institute, and Vesper Boat Club
  • Education: B.A. from Wesleyan University and J.D. magna cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School