Monica Rivera Beam, PhD

VP, Life Sciences + Contact
Monica Rivera Beam, PhD Mask

500 2nd Street, 2nd Floor

San Francisco, CA 94107


P: 650.543.2711
F: 650.543.2780


Life Sciences


Silicon Valley

Joined Team


Job Description

As part of the Square 1 Life Sciences team, Monica utilizes her science and engineering background to help provide specifically tailored banking solutions to venture backed life science companies. Her focus is to cultivate and manage customer relationships in the Silicon Valley Life Science and Healthcare community.

Outside the Square
  • Spends the fall watching, reading, and talking about football - and most importantly, cheering on her Stanford Cardinal! 
  • Loves to travel, scuba dive, and enjoy the beauty of California.
  • Prior to joining Square 1, Monica was a doctoral student at Northwestern University, where she investigated protein misfolding and the mechanism for collapse of protein homeostasis related to neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's and
    Huntingtons Disease.
  • PhD and MS in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University
  • BS in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University

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