Dr. Waseem Noor is a member of the firm's global Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Nonprofit Practices. He specializes in the assessment and recruiting of senior executive leaders and board members for his clients. He is based in New York.
Prior to joining the firm, Waseem spent 17 years at IMS Consulting Group/Strategic Decisions Group, where he most recently served as VP and Global Lead for their Strategy and Portfolio Analysis group. While there, he advised large pharmaceutical, biotech and global health executives on strategic planning, growth strategy and business acquisition engagements. He is also a professor of international economics at Columbia University. Earlier, he consulted for the Harvard Institute for International Development, the International Labour Organisation and the World Bank.
Waseem holds a B.A. in quantitative economics from Stanford University and an M.A. and a Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University.
Additional Professional Activities
Waseem served for six years on the National Advisory Board of the Haas Center for Public Service at Stanford University, and is currently on the board of directors for Only Make Believe, a non-profit organization. He speaks French and Bengali.
Biotechnology, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals