Dr. Paiva serves as manager of OLSF, bringing a broad range of knowledge from experience within management consulting, the pharmaceutical industry, and investment banking. The Oklahoma Life Science Fund was founded in 2000, while Dr. Paiva was a partner with Chisholm Private Capital. Prior to joining Chisholm Private Capital, William was a management consultant at Pittiglio, Rabin, Todd, & McGrath, providing business strategy and process consulting services to large pharmaceutical companies. William also served as an associate in J.P. Morgan's Healthcare Investment Banking group in New York City. Prior to his work in the industry, William completed his Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the University of Oklahoma while conducting his dissertation research at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF). Afterward, William attended Dartmouth College, where he received his MBA from the Tuck School of Business.