Jeff Sacher joins Aegis to lead firm's healthcare banking

Jeff Sacher has joined Aegis Capital to lead the firm's global healthcare effort as a managing director.

Previously, Mr. Sacher was a senior banker at Goldman Sachs, Needham and Brean Capital. In addition, he has served as CFO for Viacell, a stem cell company purchased by PerkinElmer.

In a statement, Robert Eide, Aegis’ CEO, said Mr. Sacher possesses a wealth of knowledge in the healthcare-life sciences space and will be a valued asset to the firm in his role as a managing director.

David Bocchi, head of investment banking, said the firm is pleased Mr. Sacher has chosen Aegis Capital to support his clientele. “We are also excited about his leadership in further expanding and enhancing our healthcare franchise”