Dr. Michelle Dipp Managing Director
United States New York
Dr. Michelle Dipp Managing Director

Dr. Michelle Dipp is a Managing Director at General Atlantic and focuses on life sciences investments in the firm’s global Healthcare sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2017, Michelle served as Co-Founder and General Partner of Longwood Fund, a healthcare venture capital firm. In this role, she served as a General Partner in Longwood Funds I, II, III, and IV. Additionally, she co-founded several Longwood Fund portfolio companies, where she held senior management and board positions. Prior to Longwood Fund, Michelle served as Senior Vice President and Head of GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) Centre of Excellence for External Drug Discovery, a global business development and mergers and acquisitions group. Michelle joined GSK through the acquisition of Sirtris, where she served as the Vice President of Corporate Development. Michelle is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leaders and is a contributor for Thrive Global. Michelle previously served on the Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO) Emerging Companies Governing Board and the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) Board of Directors.

Current Board Affiliations

Ginkgo Bioworks, Board Observer
PathAI, Board Member
Women's Foundation of Boston, Advisory Board

Historical Board Affiliations

Alnara Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Board Member
Axial Therapeutics, Board Member
Bicycle Therapeutics, Board Observer
Colorescience, Board Member
OvaScience, Board Member
Pulmocide Ltd., Board Observer


University of Oxford Medical School, B.M., B.Ch.
University of Oxford, D.Phil., Human Physiology

Community Involvement

American Museum of Natural History, Advisory Council Member
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School Board of Trustees
Bowman Fund, Brasenose College Boat Club, Oxford University, Member
Life Science Cares, Board Member
Rockefeller University Council, Member