Kevin Johnson (born 30 August 1960 in Holyhead, Wales) is a partner at medicxi, a venture capital firm focused on life sciences investments based on the asset-centric approach to investing. He was formerly with Index Ventures, having joined the venture capital firm in 2010.
From 1990 onwards, Johnson was one of the team at Cambridge Antibody Technology (CAT), heading up research and in 1997 he was appointed to the board, where he held the posts of Research Director and Chief Technology Officer. Kevin led both the development of CAT's platform technologies, and also their application to the discovery of a number of human antibodies currently in clinical development, including the first such drug, Humira to reach the market. He was also part of the management team that floated CAT on the London Stock Exchange (main market).
Index Appoints Johnson Partner
Kevin Johnson is a former NBA basketball player and former mayor of Sacramento, California.
Kevin Johnson may also refer to:
Kevin Johnson (academic), Dean, University of California, Davis School of Law (King Hall)
Kevin Johnson (athlete) (born 1951), Bahamian sprinter
Kevin Johnson (boxer) (born 1979), American heavyweight boxer
Kevin Johnson (executive) (born 1960), CEO of Starbucks and previous Microsoft executive
Kevin Johnson (golfer) (born 1967), professional golfer who currently plays on the Nationwide Tour
Kevin Royal Johnson, American singer-songwriter and author
Kevin Johnson (singer) (born 1943), Australian singer
Kevin Johnson (ventriloquist) (born 1970), ventriloquist on America's Got Talent
Kevin Johnson (wide receiver) (born 1976), American football wide receiver
Kevin Johnson (defensive tackle) (born 1970), American football player
Kevin Johnson (cornerback) (born 1992), American football cornerback
Kevin Johnson (linebacker) (born 1973), Canadian football linebacker
Kevin Rafael Johnson, Honduran footballer for Platense F.C.
Kevin Johnson (venture capitalist) (born 1960)
Kevin Johnson (footballer) (born 1952), English former footballer
Kevin Rashid Johnson, social activist
The fictional character in the film The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson
An alias for the fictional Lost character Michael Dawson
"Meet Kevin Johnson", the eighth episode of the fourth season of Lost, centric to Michael