Dr. Christian Hodneland joined William Blair & Company in 2006 where he is a managing director within the health care investment banking group. Throughout his career, he has completed over 100 mergers and acquisitions and financial transactions for companies in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors.

Previously, Dr. Hodneland was a consultant to WMR Biomedical, Inc., and a senior research scientist at Surface Logix, Inc., where he managed drug discovery and development programs. Dr. Hodneland holds a doctorate in chemistry and an MBA from the University of Chicago.