Boston, MA—November 2, 2015—LEERINK Partners, a leading healthcare investment bank, announced that Adam Futterman has joined its Derivatives team as a Managing Director. Mr. Futterman will be based in the firm’s New York office. In addition, Jake Levy will also be joining the Derivatives team as a Vice President. Prior to LEERINK, Mr. Levy worked as a Derivatives Sales Trader at Cantor Fitzgerald LP.
Mr. Futterman brings over 22 years of experience and expertise to LEERINK Partners. Most recently, he was the Head of Single-Stock Options at Cantor Fitzgerald LP. Prior to Cantor Fitzgerald, Mr. Futterman worked at WJB Capital Group as Head of Options Sales and Trading, where he led WJB’s entry into the options market and oversaw all aspects of its development and daily trading activities.
“Adam is well positioned to play a pivotal role in the continued expansion of the LEERINK equities platform, and are pleased that he has joined the team,” said Rob Leerink, Senior Managing Director, Head of Institutional Equites. “With his wealth of industry contacts and considerable expertise, he is poised to further develop key firm relationships and expand our capabilities in this key growth opportunity. We look forward to drawing on Adam’s experience and proven track record that will have an immediate, positive impact to our team.”
”I am thrilled to be joining such a well-respected team and differentiated platform,” said Mr. Futterman. “I look forward to contributing to LEERINK’s continued growth as they deliver clients unique solutions across the equities space.”
About LEERINK Partners
LEERINK Partners LLC is a leading investment bank, specializing in healthcare. Our knowledge, experience and focus enable us to help our clients define and achieve their strategic, capital markets and investment objectives. We partner with companies that develop and commercialize innovative products and services that are defining the future of healthcare. LEERINK Partners LLC is a member of FINRA/SIPC. For more information, please visit: www.leerink.com.