Tag: Trade Talk

Nature: Q&A with Bali Muralidhar

Nature: Q&A with Bali Muralidhar

A venture capitalist’s transition from medicine into business. Trade Talk: Venture Capitalist, published on 10 December 2015, is the story of Bali Muralidhar, an investment manager at London-based MVM Life Science Partners, an international life-sciences growth-capital fund. He describes his move from medicine into business. This short Q&A looks at how he transitioned from academia …

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Naturejobs: Finding job satisfaction as a venture capitalist

Naturejobs: Finding job satisfaction as a venture capitalist

After a brief stint as a general surgeon, and a PhD in translational cancer research from the MRC Cancer Cell Unit, University of Cambridge, UK, Bali Muralidhar changed career direction to venture capital investment. Finding job satisfaction as a venture capitalist is the career story of Bali Muralidhar from MVM Life Science Partners. It explores …

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Nature: Q&A with Catherine Ball

Nature: Q&A with Catherine Ball

Her job is to get scientific expertise into the heads of decision-makers. Trade Talk: Policy Analyst, published on 12 November 2015, is an interview with Catherine Ball, as part of the Nature Careers Trade Talk series. In the interview, Catherine tells of her work with the House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee in …

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Naturejobs: Finding job satisfaction as a policy analyst

Naturejobs: Finding job satisfaction as a policy analyst

Working in science policy is all about taking complex science from experts and translating it into something accessible, to be used in key decision making. Finding job satisfaction as a policy analyst is a Q&A with Catherine Ball, a policy analyst with the House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee in the United Kingdom. The interview …

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