Jenny Rooke


Jenny Rooke drives innovation in the life sciences through investing and business building around brilliant scientists and engineers with novel technologies. She was the former Senior Program Manager for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and a venture partner at Fidelity Biosciences, a healthcare venture capital firm. Jenny held multiple executive roles at U.S. Genomics, a venture-backed biotech start-up and was a management consultant with McKinsey & Co., where she advised leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies on business strategy. Jenny earned her PhD in genetics from Yale University and her BS in physics from Georgia Tech. She is also an instructor with the Kauffman Fellows Academy.