Manuel Chavez

Manuel Chavez

Managing Director, Healthcare Services

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About Mr. Chavez

Manuel Chavez is a managing director for William Blair based in the firm’s Chicago office. He joined William Blair’s investment banking team in 2010 and works in the healthcare group, focusing on pharmaceutical services and outsourced medical device manufacturing. Prior to William Blair, he worked for BP and Amgen.

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Chicago Council on Global Affairs – Member of Emerging Leaders Program

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William Blair acted as the lead financial advisor to the Ritedose Corporation, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, in connection with its sale to Humanwell Healthcare and AGIC Capital. The transaction closed on September 13 and represents one of 14 William Blair transactions in the pharmaceutical services space completed in the past 12 months.

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William Blair acted as financial advisor to Aptuit, a portfolio company of Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS), in connection with its sale to Evotec AG (XTRA:EVT). The transaction closed on August 11, 2017.

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Healthcare Services

William Blair’s Healthcare Services team is a trusted partner to providers, suppliers, and solutions providers across the healthcare continuum. Our knowledge of emerging healthcare trends and the nuances of reimbursement models have allowed us to help clients access capital and form valuable strategic partnerships.

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