Selena Chaisson, MD

Director, Healthcare Investments


As a member of Bailard’s asset management team, Selena focuses on highly specialized, emerging healthcare opportunities. Before joining Bailard, she was Global Sector Head of the Healthcare research team at RCM and lead analyst and manager of the RCM Biotechnology and RCM Global Healthcare funds. Selena also worked with RCM from 1994 to 1999, when she helped establish the RCM Biotechnology and RCM Global Healthcare funds. In 1999, Selena left RCM to join Julian Robertson’s investment team at Tiger Management. In 2002, she started her own firm, Coyote Capital, where she successfully launched and managed her own hedge fund and provided investment advisory services to SAC. Selena received a BS in microbiology in 1987 from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She earned her MBA and MD from Stanford University in 1992 and 1993, respectively. Selena’s personal interests include running and spending time with her Chihuahua.