Niranjan Bose serves as member of the Board of Directors at Global Health Labs (GH Labs). Currently, he is Managing Director for Health & Life Sciences Strategy at Gates Ventures LLC, where he also serves as Science Advisor to Bill Gates.

Prior to joining Gates Ventures in 2014, he was the Chief of Staff to the President of the Global Health Program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. During his tenure there, he was responsible for managing a portfolio of vaccine investments focused on pediatric diarrheal and respiratory diseases. This work included leading the Foundation’s cholera and rotavirus vaccine strategies.

Before that, Niranjan worked for the management consulting firm Strategic Decisions Group (and SDG Life Sciences), where his engagements with pharma and biotech clients drove strategy development, deal structuring, and portfolio management.

Niranjan holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Dartmouth College, an M.S. in Biological Sciences and a B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, in Pilani, India. He also holds a Business Bridge Diploma from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.