Mubasher Sheikh joins European Private Equity Firm.

Sheikh leaves his role as a Partner at McKinsey to lead Permira’s Healthcare team. The team was established in 2008 and now consists of 10 people.

Sheikh brings over 15 years of healthcare experience. He originally qualified as a Doctor from the University of London and worked as a transplant physician and lecturer at teaching hospitals in London and Cambridge.

In 2000 he joined McKinsey and progressed to head the Healthcare Private Equity Group, Pharmaceutical and Devices Group and finally lead the Global Pharmaceutical R&D Practice.

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