Melissa Pearlman

Melissa Pearlman


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Melissa Pearlman is an Advisor at Torreya.

Over the past two decades, Melissa has cultivated a broad network of experts at academic, government, clinical, and financial institutions involved in healthcare investing, financial services, and web-based solutions. Backed by this network, she sources investments and evaluates the scientific and market potential of new pharmaceutical and life-science opportunities.

Before joining Torreya in 2016, Melissa spent over a decade in healthcare venture capital at Balfour LLC, where she originated, evaluated, and managed investments across a wide variety of healthcare sectors. Previously, Melissa worked for Citibank and The Wilkerson Group, a healthcare strategy consulting firm.

Melissa holds a B.A. from Harvard College, where she studied history and science. She has an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.

She is Chair of the Board of ODCEM, Inc. (Organization for the Development of Charity based on the Entrepreneurial Method), a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the economy in less developed communities.