OrbiMed Expands Global Investment Team into Israel  
4/7/2010 1:20:57 PM

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OrbiMed, a leading investment management firm focused on the healthcare sector, is pleased to announce the expansion of its investment team into Israel. Senior Managing Director Nissim Darvish, Managing Directors Anat Naschitz and Erez Chimovits and Venture Partner Aya Jakobovits will form the core of OrbiMed’s Israeli team. OrbiMed is the first global healthcare investment firm to establish a significant presence in Israel. The Israeli team will collaborate closely with OrbiMed’s global team of nearly 40 professionals to invest in companies across all stages of development.