Waheed Zarif
Director, Delos Ventures


Waheed is an analyst focusing on strategic evaluations of investment and partnership opportunities. He joined Delos with a strong background in science and engineering. Prior to Delos, Waheed worked at Celdara Medical as a research scientist contributing to potential cancer, HIV, and cardiovascular disease therapeutics. In addition, he worked as a research assistant at Dartmouth College investigating nanoparticle therapeutics. Waheed has experience working with NGOs in Afghanistan including, Alisie International and World Vision International, to support humanitarian aid projects aimed at food security, education, shelter, and health.

Waheed graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in engineering sciences, and a B.E. in biotech engineering.