Westwicke Adds Sameer Khambadkone to Senior Team and Opens New York Office
New York, NY and Baltimore, Md. January 6, 2017 – Westwicke, the nation’s largest independent healthcare-focused investor relations and capital markets advisory firm, today announced that Sameer Khambadkone has joined as Managing Director and head of the capital markets advisory practice. Mr. Khambadkone, a senior corporate finance professional, brings more than 20 years of experience in investment banking and strategic business development to the firm.
“We’re delighted to add Sameer to the Westwicke team,” said Mark Klausner, Managing Partner at Westwicke. “His deep expertise in both equity and debt capital markets makes him the ideal choice to advise our public and private healthcare clients on their capital markets strategy.”
Prior to Westwicke, Mr. Khambadkone was at Sanford C. Bernstein, where he was Managing Director and Head of Equity Capital Markets. In this role, he advised clients on their financing strategy and originated and executed numerous equity offerings. Previously, Mr. Khambadkone was Director of the Corporate Finance Group at Loughlin Meghji + Company, a restructuring advisory firm. Mr. Khambadkone also worked as an Executive Director at J.P. Morgan Securities working with financial sponsors on equity and debt financings, as well as mergers and acquisitions.
In conjunction with Mr. Khambadkone joining the firm, Westwicke has opened a New York office.
“In our role as investor relations and capital markets advisors, we spend a great deal of time in New York,” explained Bob East, Managing Partner at Westwicke. “Having a permanent physical presence there is an important step as we continue to grow our business.”
Westwicke provides customized strategic investor relations programs and independent capital markets advice to public and private healthcare companies. Westwicke focuses on the healthcare sector exclusively, and is headquartered in Baltimore with regional offices in Boston, New York, San Diego, and San Francisco. For more information, please visit www.westwickepartners.com.