Meet Our Team

Beatriz Gadala-Maria
Beatriz Gadala-Maria


Beatriz brings a strong background in strategy consulting across the life science industries to Locust Walk. Prior to joining the team, Beatriz was an Associate at Decision Resources Group where she worked with large and mid-size biopharmaceutical companies on multiple types of engagements. While at Decision Resources Group, she gained experience in commercial assessment, life-cycle management, new product development, and product pricing and reimbursement. She has worked across a variety of markets including hematology, oncology, and multiple rare diseases.

Prior to Decision Resources Group, Beatriz held research positions at the University of Pennsylvania where she investigated questions involving developmental neurobiology. She was also an active member of the healthcare entrepreneurship community at Penn and held a variety of community service positions.

Beatriz holds a BA in Behavioral Neuroscience from the University of Pennsylvania.  She is a FINRA registered representative and holds her Series 79 and 63 licenses.

Outside of Locust Walk, she enjoys scuba diving, traveling, and live music.