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Agios ex-CEO joins GV as life sciences investment team"s co-head

After handing over control of one of the Bay State's most promising commercial biotech companies, David Schenkein is joining GV as a the co-head of its life sciences investment branch. Schenkein, the former Agios Pharmaceuticals CEO, started Monday as .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

Mountain View robotics company uses expertise of executive team to drive recruitment

Autonomous delivery startup Nuro Inc. has attracted about 156 people to help with its mission to accelerate the use of robotics in everyday life, beginning with local goods transportation. Here’s what Jonathan Lydon, who joined as head of recruiting la.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

New York City sees spike in life science sector leasing

After years of investment, New York City is set to experience a major spike in the life sciences sector, according to new market reports. Life science industry players in New York City have already began mak.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 13th, 2019

Google life sciences spinout Verily lines up $1 billion investment

Google life sciences spinout Verily Inc. lined up a $1 billion investment — the largest biotech investment of the past 12 months — as it looks at strategic partnerships, new businesses globally and potential acquisitions. The South San Francisco.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2019

Atlas launches $250M fund for later-stage investments

Life sciences investment firm Atlas Venture is launching a new $250 million fund for later-stage investments, the Cambridge-based company announced Wednesday. Atlas Venture's new bank of capital, its first so-called Opportunity Fund, will be used for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 2nd, 2019

The Margin: The Cleveland Browns are desperate, but Condoleeza Rice desperate?

The former Secretary of State has an impressive resume, but she’s never coached a football team in her life. Then why is her name being thrown around as a possible head coach for the long-suffering Cleveland Browns?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 18th, 2018

Silicon Valley Bank"s parent snares life sciences investment bank for $280M

The parent company of Silicon Valley Bank will buy Leerink Partners LLC, a Boston-based investment bank that focuses on the life sciences and health care industries, the companies said Tuesday. Under the deal, Silicon Valley Bank's parent company, S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

Head of EMC"s once-secretive investment wing talks about life under Dell

Two of Dell Technologies Capital's portfolio companies held initial public offerings worth about $11 billion this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018

Blackstone Agrees to Buy Life Sciences Investment Firm Clarus

In order to scale up investments in the healthcare sector, Blackstone (BX) agrees to acquir.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 5th, 2018

Meet Blackstone’s Newest Investment Into Life Sciences

Blackstone shares dipped on Thursday after the company announced its newest investment. This is a first for Blackstone, moving into the life sciences industry, which it has historically avoided......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 4th, 2018

Blackstone to Buy Clarus as It Jumps Into Life Sciences

Blackstone Group has agreed to buy Clarus, an investment firm focused on life sciences, to serve as a platform for future acquisitions and partnerships in an area it thinks lacks access to capital......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 4th, 2018

Modular Housing: A Faster, More Affordable Way to Build

By James Nelson PRINCIPAL, HEAD OF TRI-STATE INVESTMENT SALES Avison Young BERWICK, PENNSYLVANIA – This past month my team traveled two and half hours west to visit the .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 3rd, 2018

Protective names new senior VP of government affairs

Birmingham-based Protective Life Corp. has added a new team leader in government affairs. Mary Pat Lawrence joins the company as senior vice president of government affairs from Allstate Insurance Company. She will play an instrumental role in state and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2018

Omega’s Lee Cooperman On Worst Investment And ADP

Lee Cooperman, Omega Advisors Chairman, joins the “Fast Money Halftime Report” team to answer the halftime qu.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 27th, 2018

Related Beal selling Ginkgo Bioworks’ South Boston HQ

Real estate investment and development firm Related Beal is listing its leasehold interest in 27 Drydock Ave., an office and laboratory building on the edge of Boston’s Seaport District that’s populated with several life-sciences tenants.  “Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2018

I’m a Mother of 9 and the Head of Personal Finance at a Trillion Dollar Investment Firm. Here Are My 6 Secrets for Work-Life Balance

Step 1: Create your own definition of success. When we’re juggling work and family life, we’re bound to experience moments of pressure or exhau.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJun 4th, 2018

Citi has hired an ex-Credit Suisse electronic trading exec to boost its share in a $42 billion market (C)

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Citigroup has filled a key vacancy on its stock-trading team, hiring a new US head of electronic cash trading. Dmitry Bulkin joins Citi after nearly 15 years at Credit Suisse, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 3rd, 2018

An inside look at how Wall Street’s best stock picker fine-tunes his team to perfection — from personality tests to reading networks

Dennis Lynch, head of growth investing at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, was the top large-cap.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 13th, 2018

XFL names former Chiefs player as St. Louis team"s head coach

The XFL, the startup football league founded by World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. CEO and Chairman Vince McMahon, said last week that former Kansas City Chiefs player Jonathan Hayes will be head coach of the league's St. Louis team. Hayes played in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals15 hr. 52 min. ago

National Enquirer sold to head of Hudson Media

Chatham Asset Management, the hedge fund that controls the National Enquirer, turned to a business partner to unload the scandal-plagued supermarket tabloid. The investment firm put the newspaper up... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 21st, 2019

Whitney Tilson: I Am Long LL

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors discussing his first stock recommendation Lumber Liquidators; The Seven Keys to Long-Term Investment Success; The Five Calamities That Can Destroy Your Life – And How to Avoid Them. ***Welcome to all .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 18th, 2019