Ken Haas

Ken Haas is a partner at Abingworth, a life sciences venture capital firm, and previously spent 25 years in the management of both early-stage and public high technology and biotechnology companies. He received a BA in History and Literature from Harvard College, an MA in English Literature from the University of Sussex and a JD from Harvard Law School. Ken lives in San Francisco where he sponsors a poetry writing program at the UCSF Children’s Hospital. His poetry has appeared in over 50 journals and anthologies. He has won the Betsy Colquitt Poetry Award and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. You can visit Ken online at