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galileo life sciences

biopharma • medical devices • health tech

financial advisory

capital structure • financing • private placement • equity story

transaction support

licensing • due diligences • mergers & acquisitions • post merger integration • joint ventures • partnerships

Some services are rendered in partnership with Galileo Global Securities, a SEC registered broker-dealer and a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)

Why hire us?

Experience:

Decades of experience, broad industry network

Quality:

We are a small firm but we aim high

Flexibility:

Your needs drive how we work

Integrity:

No compromise

Leadership

Managing Partner, Galileo life sciences

Charles-André Brouwers

Founding Advisor, Galileo Life Sciences

Paul Sekhri

Founding Advisor, Galileo Life Sciences

Mark Kessel

Carolyn Pratt

Carolyn Pratt

Chief of Staff

Corinne Bichon

Managing Partner, Galileo life sciences

Charles-André Brouwers

Charles-André has thirty-year years of experience consulting to the biopharma and medical device industries. He worked closely with the CEOs, Senior Executives, and Boards of many Pharmaceutical and Medtech companies. Previous to founding Galileo Life Sciences, he was Senior Partner and Managing Director at the Boston Consulting Group and before Head of the Life Sciences Group of Capgemini.

Founding Advisor, Galileo Life Sciences

Paul Sekhri

Paul has decades of experience leading life sciences companies as CEO, Chairman and board member CEO including at vTv Therapeutics, eGenesis, Lycera, Cerimon and ARIAD Pharmaceuticals. He was Chief Strategy Officer at Teva pharmaceutical and Senior Vice President business development and global head, early commercial development at Novartis. Paul is a founding member of Galileo Life Sciences.

Founding Advisor, Galileo Life Sciences

Mark Kessel

Mark has long career in biotech investment. He is known as a pioneer of structured financing. He was a founder and CEO of private equity firm Symphony Capital and a Managing Partner of Shearman & Sterling. Mark is a founding member of Galileo Life Sciences.

Carolyn Pratt

Carolyn Pratt

Carolyn brings decades of experience in biopharmaceutical development and commercialization. She was a member of Genetic Institute, a biotech pioneer now part of Pfizer. She held senior roles at Johnson & Johnson and RRD international, a drug development company. Prior to her biotech career, Carolyn was an equity analyst at Montgomery Securities and Needham.

Chief of Staff

Corinne Bichon

Corinne oversees all office services and human resources activities. She is also the primary point of contact for internal and external stakeholders