Sophie Kornowski-Bonnet, ’89
Gurnet Point Capital
Sophie Kornowski-Bonnet was recently appointed senior partner at Gurnet Point Capital, a health-care investment fund based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Prior to that, she was advisor on the pharmaceutical sector to the Waypoint Capital group, associated with the Bertarelli family.
Previously, Kornowski-Bonnet, was global head of Roche Partnering, based at Roche’s headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, and a member of the Roche Corporate Executive Committee as well as board member of Chugai Pharmaceutical in Japan.
Her career has taken her through various roles in strategy and commercial, from leading strategic planning and market research, business units in neuroscience, cardiovascular, arthritis, and analgesia, to establishing and managing affiliates in Israel and France.
In her new role, Kornowski-Bonnet identifies attractive investment opportunities in the health-care sector and actively contributes to the development of newly formed or existing companies in the Gurnet Point Capital portfolio.
She holds a PhD in pharmacy from the Faculty of Pharmacy Rene Descartes in Paris and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.