Our Team

Sapna Srivastava, PhD

Sapna Srivastava, Ph.D, has served as a member of Nuvalent’s board of directors since July 2021. Dr. Srivastava has over 20 years of experience as a senior executive in the biopharmaceutical industry. She most recently served as the interim Chief Financial Officer at eGenesis Bio from April 2021 until October 2021. From September 2017 to January 2019, Dr. Srivastava served as the Chief Financial and Strategy Officer at Abide Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company that was acquired by H. Lundbeck A/S in 2019. From April 2015 to December 2016, Dr. Srivastava served as the Chief Financial and Strategy Officer at Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTLA), a gene editing company. Previously, for nearly 15 years Dr. Srivastava was a senior biotechnology analyst at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and ThinkEquity Partners, LLC. She began her career as a research associate at JP Morgan. Dr. Srivastava currently serves on the board of directors of Talaris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: TALS), SQZ Biotechnologies Company (NYSE: SQZ), Aura Biosciences, and Asclepix Therapeutics, Inc. Dr. Srivastava holds a Ph.D. from New York University School of Medicine and a B.Sc. from St. Xavier’s College, University of Bombay.