Piper Jaffray Expands Healthcare Investment Banking by Adding a Life
Sciences Calling Officer
MINNEAPOLIS -- January 7, 2013
Piper Jaffray (NYSE: PJC) is pleased to announce the addition of Peter Day as
a managing director in the healthcare investment banking group. Day will be
based in the firm’s Boston office focused on coverage of the biopharmaceutical
Day brings more than 12 years of healthcare investment banking experience to
Piper Jaffray. He joins the firm from Leerink Swann, where he was a senior
calling officer in the healthcare group and was instrumental in building their
"We are excited to have Peter join our team,” commented Chad Abraham, global
co-head of investment banking and capital markets at Piper Jaffray. “We
continue to focus investment capital in our healthcare franchise to continue
enhancing our highly ranked advisory and equities business. Also, adding a
senior calling officer in Boston adds a strategically important coverage area
to our biopharmaceutical efforts.”
Bob DeSutter, global head of healthcare investment banking added “Our
healthcare group is a market-leading platform, serving emerging growth and
established clients broadly across life sciences and healthcare services.
Peter’s experience serving clients with advisory as well as the full suite of
capital market products provides a great fit with our business.”
Piper Jaffray has a global healthcare investment banking and capital markets
team of 46. Since 2007, the team has represented clients in 200 transactions
with an aggregate value of $33 billion. In addition, the firm has 10 senior
research analysts covering a broad spectrum of universes, including medical
technology, drug discovery, medical diagnostics, life science tools, specialty
pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, and healthcare services, including
information technology, alternate site providers and contract research.
About Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray is a leading investment bank and asset management firm serving
clients in the U.S. and internationally. Proven advisory teams combine deep
industry, product and sector expertise with ready access to capital. Founded
in 1895, the firm is headquartered in Minneapolis and has offices across the
United States and in London and Zurich. www.piperjaffray.com
Since 1895. Member FINRA, NYSE and SIPC.
© 2013 Piper Jaffray & Co.
Pamela Steensland, 612-303-8184
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.