Gishok Govinthasamy


Gishok joined Novo Holdings A/S in March 2023 as an Associate in Bioindustrial Investments. He participates in deal sourcing and execution as well as in managing and developing the growing portfolio of investments.

Prior to joining Novo Holdings, Gishok worked in Management Consulting with the Boston Consulting Group in their Copenhagen office. During his time with BCG, Gishok worked primarily with Corporate Finance and Strategy across the Healthcare and Energy industries. He also previously worked as an Analyst at Novozymes within their Scouting and Venturing team and completed his MSc thesis internship with Novo Nordisk in the Business Development and Alliance Management team.

Gishok holds a BSc in Medical Sciences from Western University and an MSc in Business Administration and Bioentrepreneurship from Copenhagen Business School. He is a Canadian national.