Issi Rozen is a venture partner at GV and the Chief Business Officer at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. At the Broad Institute, Issi is responsible for developing innovative scientific and business collaborations, initiating and establishing new ventures around novel technologies, and overseeing strategy and licensing of the institute’s intellectual property portfolio.
Prior to joining the Broad, Issi co-founded several start-ups and led strategy and business development efforts. He also headed the business analysis group at a large biotech company where he was responsible for evaluating in-licensing and M&A opportunities, and analytics and forecasting for commercial products.
An accomplished jazz guitarist, Issi is also a former professor at Berklee College of Music. He earned his M.B.A. at MIT’s Sloan School of Management.