Michael Henderson joined BridgeBio to bring genetically targeted treatments to those patients with the highest unmet need. As VP of asset acquisition, strategy, and operations, he is responsible for identifying and bringing in new technologies, furthering the overarching strategy of BridgeBio, and playing an operator role both in the parent and subsidiary companies. He has played a key role in one of BridgeBio’s portfolio companies, PellePharm, which he co-founded while in medical school.
Prior to BridgeBio, he was a consultant in McKinsey & Company’s Silicon Valley Office where he served biotech clients across the US and EU. He received his B.A. from Harvard University and holds an M.D. from Stanford University.
Originally from Oklahoma, he is a die-hard fan of the Oklahoma Sooners and a sworn enemy of any football team that opposes them.