Solid Team:Adam Koppel, M.D., Ph.D., Managing Director of Bain Capital Life Sciences

Board Koppel

Dr. Koppel is currently a member of the board of directors for Solid Biosciences.

Adam Koppel, M.D., Ph.D. has served as a member of our board of directors since October 2017. Dr. Koppel rejoined Bain Capital, a global investment firm, in 2016 as a Managing Director of Bain Capital Life Sciences. He initially joined Bain Capital Public Equity in 2003 where he was a leader within the healthcare sector until mid-2014. During the period from mid-2014 to mid-2016, Dr. Koppel worked at Biogen Inc., or Biogen, a biotechnology company, where he served as EVP of Corporate Development and Chief Strategy Officer. Prior to joining Bain Capital in 2003, Dr. Koppel was an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Co., a management consulting firm, where he served a variety of healthcare companies. Dr. Koppel currently serves on the board of directors of Aptinyx Inc. and Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc., both public biotechnology companies. Previously, Dr. Koppel served of the board of directors of Trevena Inc. and PTC Therapeutics, Inc. Dr. Koppel also serves as a member of the board of directors for a number of private companies.

Dr. Koppel received an M.D. and Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He also received an M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Palmer Scholar. He graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University with an A.B. and A.M. in History and Science.