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Access to Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) and healthcare-focused professionals within the MEDACorp network, helps to identify and deliver actionable recommendations to our clients. The MEDACorp network provides real-time insight pertaining to clinical development, regulatory headwinds (and tailwinds) and other commercialization dynamics providing invaluable guidance in the assessment of business and investment decisions.
Our network of over 20,000 academic physicians, office-based physicians, clinicians, regulatory and reimbursement specialists, attorneys, hospital administrators and more, have long served as the foundation of our differentiated research and guidance. Their expertise spans Pharma, Biopharma, Medtech, Diagnostics, Healthcare Services and IT with coverage of ~50 clinical specialties and 21 basic science disciplines.
We invite healthcare professionals to learn more about our network and the impact to be made on emerging companies and their innovations.
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SVB MEDACorp LLC (“MEDACorp”) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of SVB Securities Holdings LLC and an affiliate of SVB Securities LLC.
Managing Director, Head of SVB MEDACorp
Robert Parente is a Managing Director at SVB Securities and the Head of MEDACorp. For over 20 years, MEDACorp’s global network of healthcare professionals has served as a foundation of SVB Securities’s differentiated guidance and assistance for its clients.
Mr. Parente joined SVB Securities in 1995 as its first Equity Analyst. He was an analyst for approximately 10 years, covering Biotech, Pharma, Medtech and Diagnostic companies and then transitioned to the Investment Banking team where he was Head of Venture Capital Services. In this role, Mr. Parente introduced the VC community to SVB Securities’s MEDACorp and Investment Banking services. In 2011, he became the Head of MEDACorp, the firm’s network of over 20,000 healthcare professionals, that expedite and differentiate its Equity Research and Investment Banking offerings. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Parente worked for both Merrill Lynch and United Parcel Service.
He earned his undergraduate degree in Economics from Yale University.