Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 7, 2007
NewCap Partners Inc., a Los Angeles based investment banking firm, announced today that it has hired Hung T. Bui to head the firm's healthcare and life sciences activities.
"We are extremely happy to have Hung Bui join the NewCap Partners team" said Thomas Turney, Managing Principal at NewCap Partners. "His experience and expertise in the healthcare and life sciences industry will further solidify our position in serving the investment banking needs of companies in this space. In conjunction with our ongoing relationship with Carol Cherkis, Ph.D. and president of BioInfoStrategies, a life sciences consulting company focusing on pharmaceuticals, genomics, bioinformatics and molecular diagnostics, we have a strong team with technical, business and transactional skills to serve the needs of our clients."
Mr. Bui joins NewCap Partners from Beckman Coulter, a leading manufacturer of biomedical laboratory instruments. At Beckman Coulter, Mr. Bui held a variety of positions, but most recently was part of the business development group where he evaluated companies in the context of acquisition, strategic investments, in- and out-licensing opportunities. Besides his business development experiences, Mr. Bui He led several multi-discipline teams that developed several new scientific instruments, software and chemistry products, from market validation of product concepts through to commercialization. Mr. Bui had also held marketing and sales positions at other companies in the laboratory instrumentation industry including Technicon, Bran+Luebbe, Analect Laser Precision and Bausch & Lomb Applied Research Laboratories. Mr. Bui received a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of California at Los Angeles and an M.B.A. from New York University.
According to Mr. Bui, "there is a significant opportunity to serve the investment banking needs of healthcare and life sciences companies, particularly in California, and by joining NewCap Partners which has a long history of transactions in these industry segments, our clients will benefit from our combined expertise and experience."
About NewCap Partners, Inc.
NewCap Partners, Inc., founded in 1987, is a private investment banking firm located in Los Angeles, California, (USA) with offices in Orange County, Silicon Valley and China. NewCap Partners provides specialized strategic merger, acquisition and divestiture services to buyers and sellers. NewCap Partners also privately places debt and equity securities for its clients to finance expansion, acquisitions, buyouts, recapitalizations and reorganizations. NewCap Partners also specializes in business transactions in the Greater China Region. NewCap Partners is staffed by a team of senior, experienced and professional investment bankers. For additional information on NewCap Partners visit our website at http://www.newcap.com.
Thomas W. Turney
Hung T. Bui