Steve McLean

Senior Partner

Mr. McLean is a Senior Partner of Arsenal for the healthcare team. He has been a private equity investor and life sciences entrepreneur for over 40 years. Prior to joining Arsenal in 2010, he was a founding Partner of Merrill Lynch Capital Partners, as well as several life-science companies. Mr. McLean was also a founder and serves as Chairman of the International Biomedical Research Alliance, a National Institutes of Health-affiliated philanthropy.


  • M.B.A., the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania
  • B.S., University of Pennsylvania

Current Boards

  • MAXhealth
  • Lumanity
  • CellCarta
  • Accumen
  • Certara
  • WIRB Copernicus Group (“WCG”)

Former Boards

  • TractManager

Co-Founder and Chairman, International Biomedical Research Alliance, a private sector foundation in conjunction with the National Institutes of Health, Oxford University, and Cambridge University