Board of Directors

Vivek Ramaswamy

Board Member

Vivek Ramaswamy is the executive chairman of Roivant Sciences and the author of the forthcoming book “Woke, Inc.” Roivant is focused on developing transformative medicines faster by building technologies and deploying talent in creative ways and has developed over 40 medicines in multiple disease areas.  Mr. Ramaswamy was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and graduated as valedictorian of St. Xavier High School, where he was a competitive tennis player. He graduated summa cum laude in Biology from Harvard College in 2007 and embarked on his career as a successful biotech investor at QVT Financial. He continued to work as an investor while earning his law degree at Yale Law School, where he was a recipient of the Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship. In 2020, he emerged as a prominent national commentator on issues relating to democracy, capitalism, and American identity, publishing multiple op-eds in publications including The Wall Street JournalNational Review, and Newsweek. He is a frequent guest on Fox Business, Tucker Carlson Tonight, and other programs. Mr. Ramaswamy also serves on the board of directors of The Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, a nonpartisan think tank focused on expanding economic opportunity to those who least have it.