Dr Rajarshi Banerjee
Chief Executive Officer
Rajarshi Banerjee, Ph.D. has served as our Chief Executive Officer and a member of our board of directors since November 2012. Prior to co-founding Perspectum in 2012, Dr. Banerjee was a research fellow at the University of Oxford and developed the magnetic resonance imaging techniques for rapid non-invasive liver assessment and commercialized the method as LiverMultiScan, which has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA and is used in over 250 sites. Dr. Banerjee continues to work as a consultant physician with the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, with research into the phenotyping of liver disease at an individual and population level in adults and children.
Dr. Banerjee has many years of experience in running clinical trials and working in multidisciplinary scientific teams to develop applications for cutting-edge imaging technology and is a keen advocate of smart trial design. Dr. Banerjee received a BM. BCh. in Medicine and a Ph.D. in Cardiovascular Health from the University of Oxford, as well as a MSc. in Public Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. We believe that Dr Banerjee’s scientific and medical expertise and qualifications, and his founding and continued leadership of Perspectum provide him with the qualifications and skills to serve on our board of directors.