New York, NY (PRWEB) September 4, 2008
The Collaborative Communications Summit: (CCS) Health Technology Investment Forum, announces an executive panel entitled "Healthcare Technology M&A Insights and Activity" that will take place on Tuesday, September 30, 2008 at 4:00pm in New York City. Managing Directors from Goldman Sachs, Leerink Swan & Company, Francisco Partners and Shattuck Hammond Partners will share their perspective on current and future M&A trends that exist in the healthcare technology sector.
As the healthcare technology sector continues to grow along with greater demand for innovative technologies and a higher quality of care delivered M&A activity will keep pace. Healthcare technology M&A activity in 2007 was up 19% from the year before. This accomplished group of investors and investment bankers will take part in an engaging discussion addressing. The panelists include Ezra Perlman, Managing Director of Francisco Partners, Christopher McFadden, Managing Director of Goldman Sachs, Adam Berger, Managing Director & Head of M&A at Leerink Swann & Company and Grant Chamberlain, Managing Director of Shattuck Hammond Partners.
The Forum's attendees will include - private equity firms, venture capital groups, corporate development teams, institutional investors and CEO's from health care technology companies. The Forum will afford the industry's leadership a rare opportunity to gather in one place cultivating M&A transactions and strategic partnerships.
Participants include: Agile Equity, Minerva Advisory Group, PracticeIT, Welch Allyn, Sensiotec, Access Granted, Leerink Swann & Co, Paquin Healthcare Companies, Sparrow Medical, Integral Information Systems, Park Avenue Medical Data Systems, Merrill Lynch, Shattuck Hammond Partners, Goldman Sachs, OneMedPlace, Equities Magazine, Fierce Markets, HedgeCo.Net, HedgeFundTools.com, HedgeFundEmployment.com, HedgeFundLounge.com, Private Equity Insider, Pharma Company Insight and World Pharmaceutical Markets.
About Health Technology Investment Forum:
The 2008 CCS Health Technology Investment Forum is a one day conference that will provide an opportunity for investors and healthcare leaders to discover the latest trends and investment opportunities. The Health Technology Investment Forum is designed to bring together leading investors, market leaders, and high growth companies focused on healthcare technology. While other industries have embraced information technology as a cornerstone of their business process healthcare has traditionally remained a laggard. In recent years this trend has reversed and there now exists a myriad of investment opportunities in the healthcare technology sector. http://www.ccsexpo.com/healthtechforum.html