Eliot Coffey focuses on biotech and pharmaceutical investments, as well as Venrock’s company creation efforts. Before joining Venrock, Eliot earned a PhD in Biology from Richard Young’s lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. While at MIT, Eliot contributed to the founding of Dewpoint Therapeutics and worked with both 5AM Ventures and Flagship Pioneering. He received his BA from Wesleyan University. Outside the office, find Eliot taking the path of most resistance up the nearest boulder, cliff, or mountainside.