Latest News

We focus on local and international deals up to US$500 million in value across a wide range of sectors. Since the start of 2012 our partner firms have collectively completed over 230 deals, in 30 countries worldwide with an aggregate value of over US$17.5 billion.

Dr. Dan Fagan Joins Brocair Partners as Senior Advisory Director

8th June 2011

Brocair Partners LLC, an investment bank serving the healthcare industry, is pleased to announce that Dr. Dan Fagan has joined as Senior Advisory Director.

NEW YORK, NY – May 24, 2011 – Brocair Partners LLC, an investment banking firm serving the global healthcare industry, is joined by Dr. Dan Fagan. Dr. Fagan will take on the role of Senior Advisory Director and is a tremendous addition to the Brocair team. Dr. Fagan was appointed as a director of Synthetech, Inc. in 2001 and was Chairman of the Board from 2005 until the company was sold to W.R. Grace & Co. in November 2010. Between November 2006 and June 2008, Dr. Fagan served as the Chief Executive Officer of Synthetech. Dr. Fagan was formerly President and CEO of PepTx, Inc., a private early stage pharmaceutical company that is developing peptide based oncology therapeutics. Dr. Fagan continues to serve as a director of PepTx. Prior to PepTx, Dr. Fagan was President of ProGen Biologics LLC, a private biopharmaceutical company that develops healthcare solutions for people suffering from autoimmune diseases. In addition, since 2000, Dr. Fagan has also served as a consultant to the pharmaceutical and emerging pharmaceutical industries. From 1992 to 2000, Dr. Fagan was employed as the General Manager of Peptides by Mallinckrodt, Inc., a subsidiary of Tyco International that manufactures bulk pharmaceuticals. From 1978 to 1991, he was employed in various capacities, including President, from 1987 to 1991, of Sigma Chemical, a subsidiary of Sigma Aldrich Corporation that manufactures fine chemicals. Dr. Fagan holds a B.A. in Chemistry from Otterbein College and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Fagan may be contacted by phone (314-954-6554) or email (dfagan@brocair.com).
< Back

latest opinion

Dissecting the Deal: Radiant Logistics, Wheels Group and the 3PL Size Premium

On January 20th, small-cap logistics provider Radiant Logistics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: RLGT) announced a deal to acquire Canadian 3PL Wheels Group, Inc. (TSXV: WGI) for approximately US$78 million…

Opting-out clause: does it still make sense in light of recent Sika transaction?

The sale of a controlling stake in Sika by long-term family shareholder to its French competitor Saint-Gobain has been widely discussed since its announcement last December.…

What to expect from the US in 2015

'Boring is better' is how one high profile investor in the US is describing the state of the world's largest economy.…

Life in the fast lane, the 2014 Fast Track 100

The latest Fast Track 100, The Sunday Times’ annual list of the fastest-growing privately-owned companies, shows that the UK’s SMI's are thriving…

Succession Planning as Part of the Wealth Management Strategy - Blair Roblin & Nathan Treitel

What All Wealth Managers Should Know About Their Client’s Family Business…

Significant growth in the global demand for sensors

Next years will see a significant growth in the global demand for sensors, with sales expected to increase by approx. 9% to reach €184m in 2016. The highest demand for sensors will be in the information and communications industry as well as in the automotive industry.…

The risk of a new tech bubble and how to respond as entrepreneur

A heat-up of valuations and transaction activity in the tech industry raises concerns that we have arrived in the next tech bubble.…

View more >

latest deals

Eczacibasi Securities - Project Milos

Odin Financial Advisors acted as exclusive financial advisor to Eczacibasi Group on the 100% share sale of Eczacibasi Securities, one of the pioneering securities brokerage…

Dondup

L Capital Asia has acquired a 51% stake in Dondup in order to side L Capital Europe (which acquired a minority stake in the Company…

Econocom

The listed Belgian Group Econocom has sold its German subsidiary Econocom Managed Services AG to Technogroup IT Services. In addition to the sale, a global…

SELFRAG AG - SELFRAG Fundraising

Affentranger Associates has advised SELFRAG AG, a late stage start-up specialized in the development, engineering and production of high voltage pulse power products, plants and…

Motekforce Link

Capitalmind advised the shareholders of Motekforce Link in the merger between the company and the international company DIH Technologies.
We supported Motekforce Link by offering financial…

Motekforce Link

Capitalmind advised the shareholders of Motekforce Link in acquiring strategic funding from DIH International. We supported Motekforce Link by offering financial modeling and structuring for…

hepsiburada.com - Project Mercury

Hepsiburada.com, Turkey’s and CEEMA’s largest e-commerce company sold 25% of its shares to The Abraaj Group, Dubai based private equity fund with US$ 7.5 billion…

Sofa Brands International - Project Vesta

Catalyst Corporate Finance advised the shareholders and management team on the sale of Sofa Brands International to an investment group led by Promethean Investments.

Promethean Investments…

i-Run

Capitalmind acted as exclusive financial advisor of i-Run on a growth capital and debt fundraising:
- €5 m equity investment underwritten by two French PE…

Human Capital Investment Group

Catalyst Corporate Finance has advised the management team of Human Capital Investment Group (HCIG) on the management buy-out of the business, backed by Graphite Capital.

Igloo Products Corporation - Igloo

Headwaters announced today that it advised Igloo Products Corporation, a Katy, Texas-based manufacturer of coolers and outdoor products, on its acquisition of Cool Gear International,…

Santécom - Genairgy - Santécom

Capitalmind advised family holding Genairgy on the divestiture of Santecom to a consortium led by Jean Weiss (past Managing Director of Groupe Tests and l’Etudiant)…

IS Group

Capitalmind advised the shareholders of IS Group over many years on their Buy & Build strategy.

Recently Capitalmind advised IS Group in their acquisition of…

Virgin Connect - Virgin Connect Russia

NorthStar advised Virgin Connect Russia on its $20 million acquisition of Speedyline, a Moscow based broadband operator with a client base of over 80,000 subscribers.

PhysAssist Scribes

Headwaters announced today that it advised PhysAssist Scribes, Inc., a Fort Worth, Texas-based provider of scribe services to hospital emergency departments, on its acquisition by…

View more >