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Sherri C. Oberg '82 Tuck '86

Sherri ObergPresident and Chief Executive Officer

Wellesley, Massachusetts

Elected 2008 (Charter Trustee)
A.B. Dartmouth College
M.B.A. Tuck School of Business

Sherri C. Oberg is President and Chief Executive Officer of, an education company focused on meeting the needs of the 21st century workplace. She previously served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Acusphere, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company with broad technology that generated four drug candidates approved for human clinical trials. She was responsible for conceiving the strategy, business plan and product concepts. While hiring a highly experienced senior management team and growing the company to over 100 employees, she oversaw the development of a novel cardiovascular drug from prototype development through the final stages of human trials and commercial manufacturing scale-up. Regulatory applications are now on file for the approval of this drug in Europe and the U.S. She closed partnerships with U.S. and European pharmaceutical companies totaling more than $100 million in upfront fees and milestone payments, raised over $300 million in equity financing including $100 million in venture capital, an initial public offering (IPO) and over $200 million in public equity. She began her career in venture capital at Inco Venture Capital Management and later moved to Aegis Venture Funds. Oberg has served on the boards of directors of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council as well as the Massachusetts Medical Device Industry Council (MassMEDIC).

Oberg was a history major at Dartmouth and earned her MBA from the Amos Tuck School of Business. She currently serves on Dartmouth's Board of Trustees, where she is Chair of the Audit Committee. She is also a member of Tuck's Board of Overseers. Previously, she was on the Advisory Board of the Tuck Center for Private Equity and Entrepreneurship and was President of Dartmouth's Alumni Council. She is a recipient of Dartmouth's Young Alumni Distinguished Service Award and the Tuck Overseers Medal. She is married to Curt Oberg '78 and they have two children.


Last Updated: 12/1/14