2300. Dr. Richard Yu-Tsang Lin 林譽蒼

English Name Dr. Richard Yu-Tsang Lin  

Hanji Name 林譽蒼
Birth Year 1968-2018
Birth Place Richardson, Texas
First year / First city / State in U.S. -/-/-
Family 1. Wife: Grace Lay
2. Daughter: —
3. Son: —
4. Parents: Jin Long and Monica Lin
Education School Name Year – Year Degree and major
1. Stanford Univ.


BS, Biological Sciences, graduated with honors
2. Harvard Medical School


M.D. graduated cum laude
3. Stanford Graduate School of Business


MBA, designated as an Arjay Miller Scholar
Employment Company Name Year – Year Position or title
1. Acuta Capital Partners


Founder & Partner
2. HealthQuest Capital


3. Three Arch Partners


Accomplishment 1. Founded Acuta Capital Partners, with over $600 million AUM at the time of his death

2. Seed investor in Calistoga (acquired by Gilead), which developed a Pi3k inhibitor that is now approved to treat NHL, CLL and Follicular Lymphoma and in Acerta Pharma B.V. (acquired by Astra Zeneca), which developed a BTK inhibitor that is now approved to treat Mantle Cell Lymphoma

3. Howard Hughes Scholar at the National Institutes of Health; Therapeutic Advisory Council for Harvard Medical School; Arjay Miller Scholar and faculty at Stanford Graduate School of Business

4. World Series of Poker player

Hobby 1. Avid Golfer and Beach Tennis Player

2. Wine Connoisseur

3. Chess Player

4. World Traveler