Our Team

Maky Zanganeh

Maky Zanganeh, DDS, MBA

Director

Founder and CEO of Maky Zanganeh and Associates, Inc., an investment, consulting and management group.

Maky Zanganeh has more than 16 years of strategic planning, management, corporate, clinical, business and marketing experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device and technology industries.

Prior to founding Maky Zanganeh & Associates, Maky was the COO at Pharmacyclics, Inc. where she oversaw all clinical, research, commercial and business-related matters. Under her leadership, the company was able to achieve four FDA labels, with three Breakthrough Therapy Designations, in 14 months; a feat which has never been accomplished by any company before.  Maky also drove the multi-million dollar collaboration and license deal for ibrutinib with Janssen Biotech Inc. in 2011 and the subsequent sale of the company for $21 billion dollars in 2015 to AbbVie, Inc.; the second largest biopharmaceutical sale ever in the industry.

  • The deal with Janssen Biotech received the award of the “Best Biotech Transaction” in 2011.
  • Under her leadership in 2015, Pharmacyclics was awarded the prestigious Prix Galien for Best Pharmaceutical Agent.  This award is the biomedical industry’s highest accolade, the Prix Galien Award recognizes outstanding achievement in the development of new therapies.

Previously, Maky held senior and executive positions including International Product Manager for IRCAD-EITS, General Director Pos De Competitive for Therapeutic Innovation and President Director General (CEO) of Europe, Middle East and Africa and World-wide Vice President of Training and Education for Computer Motion (which was acquired in 2003 by Intuitive Surgical).

Maky is currently on the Board of Directors of Human Longevity Inc., Renovorx, Radial Medical and Pulse Biosciences.

Maky earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery and her Master of Business Administration in International Business in France. She is a licensed investment advisor (Series 65) and has her dentistry license. She is fluent in French, German, Farsi and English. Dr Zanganeh earned the Fierce Biotech “2013 Top Women in Biotech” award and the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2013.

Management Team

Shaun R. Bagai

Shaun R. Bagai

Chief Executive Officer
Ramtin Agah, MD

Ramtin Agah, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Founder
Kamran Najmabadi

Kamran Najmabadi

Chief Technology Officer, Founder

Paul Manners

Chief Financial Officer
Imtiaz Qureshi, MD

Imtiaz Qureshi, MD

Director of Imaging

Nicole Lama

Associate Director of Clinical Research

Board of Directors

Shaun R. Bagai

Shaun R. Bagai

Chief Executive Officer
Ramtin Agah, MD

Ramtin Agah, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Founder

Advisory Board

Jacob Cynamon, MD

Jacob Cynamon, MD

Professor of Clinical Radiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Chief, Division of Vascular and Interventional RadiologyProgram Director, Vascular and Interventional Radiology Fellowship Program Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
Mike Pishvaian, MD, PhD

Mike Pishvaian, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Gastrointestinal Oncologist and Co-Director, Clinical Research at the Sheikh Ahmed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Center for Pancreatic Cancer University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Peter Muscarella, MD

Peter Muscarella, MD

Director, Pancreatic Surgery General Surgery Site Director, Weiler Hospital

Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Training Program Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

Karyn A. Goodman, MD, MS

Karyn A. Goodman, MD, MS

Professor and Vice Chair of Clinical Research, Department of Radiation Oncology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Associate Director of Clinical Research, The Tisch Cancer Institute at Mount Sinai
Daniel D. Von Hoff, MD, FACP

Daniel D. Von Hoff, MD, FACP

Physician in Chief and Director of Translational Research at TGen (Translational Genomics Research Institute)

Chief Scientific Officer for US Oncology and for HonorHealth’s Clinical Research Institute

Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Emmanuel Zervos, MD

Emmanuel Zervos, MD

Executive Director of Vidant Cancer Care Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology, East Carolina University Greenville, NC
Reza Malek, MD, MSc

Reza Malek, MD, MSc

Neurointerventional Radiologist, Minimally Invasive Surgical Solutions San Jose, CA
David C. Madoff, MD, FSIR, FACR

David C. Madoff, MD, FSIR, FACR

Professor of Radiology Vice Chairman of Academic Affairs Weill Cornell Medical College New York, NY
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