Press Release

Jefferies to Host 8th Annual Global Healthcare Conference in London

LONDON, Tuesday, October 24, 2017 – Jefferies today announced that it will host its eighth annual Global Healthcare Conference in London on 15-16 November. The two-day event, comprising company presentations, Q&A breakout sessions, workshops and thematic panels, will cover some of the most relevant and important issues facing the global Healthcare industry today, and serve as the leading European healthcare forum for healthcare executives and institutional clients to identify new strategic and investment opportunities.

Jon Santemma, Global Head of Healthcare Investment Banking at Jefferies commented, “Now in its eighth year, the Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference in London is both the premier and largest conference in Europe dedicated to healthcare. The event will feature leading public and private companies from the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generics, pharmaceutical services, consumer health, animal health, medical technology, healthcare services and healthcare IT sectors from across the globe, and further confirms Jefferies’ commitment to the healthcare sector.”

Tommy Erdei, European Head of Healthcare Investment Banking at Jefferies commented, “Our Global Healthcare Conference in London creates an exclusive forum for business-to-business meetings among corporate leaders and strategic investors to discuss partnering opportunities. Given the scale of our conference, we expect to have over 1,900 business-to-business meetings at our conference." 

Last year’s event hosted 350 participating companies, 1,400 attendees, and 3,400 business-to-business and investor meetings. For further information about the Jefferies 2017 London Healthcare conference, including the agenda, attending companies and how to register, please contact your Jefferies representative or email You must be pre-registered in order to attend the conference.

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Jefferies, the world's only independent full-service global investment banking firm focused on serving clients for over 50 years, is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments. Our firm provides a full range of investment banking, sales, trading, research and strategy across the spectrum of equities, fixed income and foreign exchange, as well as wealth management, in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Jefferies Group LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE: LUK), a diversified holding company.

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