Super Sessions : Dealmaker’s Intentions: 2019 Market Outlook

jun 5, 2019: 12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Room 113ABC

Sponsor: Syneos Health

After a multi-year expansion of company formation and in biopharma valuations, 2018 was a year of heightened market volatility. As interest rate worries, international trade disputes, and regulatory reimbursement uncertainty have increased, biopharma stock indexes have seen significant corrections. With historically high valuations experiencing sudden dips, M&A deal-making seems to have reignited with notable, multi-billion dollar deals in early 2019.%uFFFD%uFFFDA highly distinguished panel of deal-makers will explore the impact these market forces will have on pharmaceutical and biotech companies as they strive to make the next big deal.

Session attendees will hear updated findings from two unique, forward-looking measures of deal-making in the industry the Syneos Health Dealmakers' Intentions Study and the BIO One-on-One Partnering Forecast. Based on a survey of more than 150 industry executives and business development professionals, Dealmakers' Intentions provides insight into what will likely drive the industry's partnering and M&A efforts moving forward and the implications for deal-making over the next year or more. Now in its 11th year, analysis will include year-over-year trends, deal metrics and broader M&A data.


Sophie Kornowski
Senior Partner

Neel Patel
Managing Director, Por...

John Bishai
Managing Director, Hea...

Constantine Chinoporos
Chief Business Officer

Jullian Jones
Senior Director, Oncol...

Vikas Kabra
Head, Transaction Exce...

Mayukh Sukhatme

David Thomas
Vice President, Indust...