Biotech Showcase is part of the Informa Connect Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.


Art Pappas
Managing Partner at Pappas Capital


Art has over 30 years of experience as a pharmaceutical executive and life science venture capital investor. He founded Pappas Capital in 1994 and since then has raised over $540 million. Prior to Pappas Capital, Art held senior leadership positions at Glaxo Holdings, Abbott International, Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals and the Dow Chemical Company. Art is currently a director for Arix Bioscience, Aura Biosciences and OrphoMed, and a board observer for Amplyx Pharmaceuticals, Balance Therapeutics, CuraSen Therapeutics and Real Endpoints. He also serves on several non-profit boards, including the North Carolina Biotechnology Center and The Wistar Institute. He is a decorated Vietnam veteran, having served in the US Army 101st Airborne Division. Art received a BS in Biology from The Ohio State University and an MBA in Finance from Xavier University.

Art Pappas's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Lunch Plenary: The booming biotech ecosystem: The playing field has evolved, and the bases are loaded. How long will the streak continue? - Hilton Union Square