Babar Ghias
Chief Operating Officer

Babar Ghias is Chief Operating Officer of Castle Creek Biosciences, Inc. Mr. Ghias has nearly 20 years of experience in investment banking, investing and operations in the healthcare industry. In addition to his role at Castle Creek, Mr. Ghias also serves as Executive Vice President of Portfolio Management at Paragon Biosciences, a life science innovator, where he is responsible for building and growing emerging biotech companies. Previously, he held several executive positions at Marathon Pharmaceuticals where he was the Chief Financial Officer and head of corporate development. He was also a senior member of the mergers and acquisitions team at Credit Suisse where he advised on over $60 billion in biopharma transactions. Mr. Ghias started his career as an investment banking analyst at UBS Securities Asia. Mr. Ghias earned his M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis and holds a B.S. in economics from Lahore University of Management Sciences in Pakistan.