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Faraz Naqvi M.D.
CMO / Board of Directors
Faraz Naqvi is the founder of Front Range Geriatric Medicine, the co-founder of Remote Health Access, and co-founder of Crossover Capital management. Front Range is a geriatric practice based in Fort Collins, Colorado and serving all of Northern Colorado. With 6 physicians and 18 nurse practitioners, Front Range is partnered with UCHealth, Kaiser Permanente, Banner Healthcare, Optum, Good Samaritan Health Systems, Columbine Health Systems, and others.
Crossover Capital is a Boston/San Francisco-based public and private investment fund with a focus on investing in Asian healthcare companies. Crossover also holds numerous private investments in the US and Asia and acts as an advisor to management of a number of healthcare companies.
Previously, Faraz started Avicenna Capital, an affiliate of Brevan Howard Asset Management in London. Prior to Avicenna, Faraz was a Managing Director at Pequot Capital where he served as the manager of the $1.7 billion healthcare fund, about $1 billion of the firm’s healthcare allocation, and a $250 million emerging markets healthcare fund. Prior to Pequot, Faraz managed roughly $4 billion in healthcare funds at Allianz/Dresdner RCM capital where he had the highest returning funds in the world for two years. He began his finance career as a healthcare consultant with McKinsey & Co., where he was an engagement manager for pharmaceutical and health system projects. He also served as a biotech and pharmaceutical analyst at Montgomery Securities.
Faraz is a Boettcher Scholar graduate of Colorado College, holds an economics degree from Trinity College, Cambridge University where he was a Marshall Scholar, received his M.D. from Harvard Medical School, and has a Masters in molecular biology from M.I.T., where he performed angiogenesis research with Drs. Judah Folkman, Robert Langer and Marsha Moses. He additionally trained in radiology at the University of California, San Francisco.
Faraz is board certified in internal/geriatric medicine, licensed in California, Colorado and New York. He is on the board of the Health District of Larimer County, on the board of UCHealth, the medical director of several healthcare facilities, and is an active physician practitioner.