Contessa Semaan is a Vice President who works closely with a number of private and public companies in the healthcare industry. She supports earnings preparations and communicates strategic and financial initiatives with the investment community.
Prior to joining Westwicke, Contessa developed her investor relations and strategic communications career at Edwards Lifesciences, a heart device and critical care monitoring company. She has also held roles in marketing and communications at several financial services companies including Franklin Templeton Investments and PIMCO. At Franklin Templeton, Contessa prepared shareholder communications for multiple investment products including biotechnology mutual funds.
Contessa graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California with a BS in Business Administration, and is based in San Diego, CA.