Benny Soffer, MD

Non-Executive Director, New Jersey, US

Benny Soffer, MD is a Co-Founder, the Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of Consonance Capital Management. Benny co-founded Consonance Capital in 2005 and helped grow the firm from AUM of $25MM to 1.7B. Consonance invested as a long/short investment vehicle with a focus on publicly traded healthcare companies, particularly innovative companies in the life sciences sector. He is a former board observer at Questcor Pharmaceuticals and K2 Medical both of which were Consonance portfolio companies. Benny currently serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine. Prior to joining Consonance, Benny completed a residency in internal medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital and served in a variety of managerial roles at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

He is a graduate of Williams College, where he received his BA, of Emory University, where he received his MD, and of Yale University, where he received his MBA.

Benny joined the Arix Board in August 2022 and is a member of both the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee.