Ropes & Gray Hosts Webcast with The Deal on How COVID-19 Has and Will Reshape Healthcare M&A

December 17, 2020

Ropes & Gray hosted a webcast in partnership with The Deal on “How COVID-19 has and will Continue to Reshape Healthcare M&A.” 

The presenters examined topics including:

  • Near-term and longer-term drivers behind healthcare M&A and strategic partnership transactions.
  • How industries such as healthcare and medical technology are responding to the pandemic and positioning themselves to survive and flourish.
  • How the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted pharmaceutical and biotech investment and M&A.
  • How coronavirus has affected how parties approach transactions generally and allocate risk between them. 

The webcast panel featured life sciences mergers & acquisitions partner Chris Comeau (Boston); health care partner Jennifer Romig (Chicago); Andrew Kaplan, principal, Bain Capital Private Equity; Chris Roop, co-head of North America Mergers & Acquisitions, J.P. Morgan; and Bjorn Thaler, chief financial officer, One Medical