About

Vinay Shah

Vinay Shah

Chief Financial Officer

Vinay Shah

Mr. Shah brings more than 16 years of financial management experience in the medical device and biopharmaceutical industries. Before joining Aravive, Mr. Shah was Executive Director of Finance and Strategy Analytics for Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company. He was a key member of the team to take the company public in 2011 and supported its evolution from a development-based to a successful commercial company in various accounting, financial, business development, and manufacturing strategy roles. Before Pacira, Mr. Shah worked for Cardinal Health’s medical device group in various finance management positions leading up to a business unit CFO role. The group was subsequently consolidated and spun off as Carefusion and then sold to Becton, Dickinson and Company. His prior work experience includes positions at PwC and KPMG in India and the Middle East. Mr. Shah is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in India and has an MBA from W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.