Jason Aryeh


  • 25 years of equity investment experience focused on the life sciences industry.
  • Founder and Managing General Partner of JALAA Equities, LP, a private investment fund focused on the biotechnology and medical device sectors
  • Currently serves on the Board of Directors of Ligand Pharmaceuticals and Orchestra BioMed.
  • Since 2006 has served as Chairman of the Board, on the Board of Directors, or as a consultant to many other public and private life sciences companies and charitable foundations, including the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Therapeutics Board for seven years. 
  • Executive Chairman and Founder of Rio Grande Solar and Rio Grande Renewables, beginning in 2009.
  • A. in economics, with honors, from Colgate University, and is a member of the Omnicron Delta Epsilon Honor Society in economics.

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Great people will make even undrinkable water into lemonade, while the wrong people will make even lemonade undrinkable.”