Leerink Swann Consulting (LSC) offers a deep expertise in the life sciences. The firm was founded by Jeff Leerink in 1995, and in five short years, it had landed a spot on Inc. magazine’s America’s 500 Fastest-Growing Private Companies list. Their team is comprised of medical doctors (MDs), PhDs, MBAs and veteran consultants with relevant and practical clinical and commercial experience. The firm provides a range of advisory services, working closely with the firm’s investment banking group. Some of their services include portfolio management and product search processes – corporate strategy development; finding licensing opportunities; product and therapeutic location strategy for clinical development, marketing and positioning; M&A-driven growth and transaction strategies. Leerink’s investment banking professionals offer services including public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, private placements, and private investments in public equity offerings.
Their Boston’s location is a specialist boutique that specializes exclusively on the health care industry. Today, Leerink Swann has offices in Boston, New York and San Francisco. The firm’s health care expertise is backed by MEDACorp network, a brain trust with over 35,000 physicians, researchers and other health care experts globally. Leerink professionals work in close collaboration with MEDACorp members. The network is offered as an opportunity for members to network with senior executives, health care industry insiders, and clients’ who have the abilities to support clinical trials as well as other research efforts.