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Speakers

The World’s Largest and Highest Acclaimed Life Sciences Event for CFOs, Controllers and Finance Executives

March 20-22, 2019
  • Philadelphia, PA

Lisa Banker
Partner/Principal, Northeast Life Sciences
Transactions Market Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

Subin Baral
Life Sciences Transactions Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Sabrina Basu
External Reporting, Technical Accounting and Internal Controls
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals

Todd Berry
Assurance Partner and National Co-Leader, Life Sciences
BDO USA LLP

Melissa Bird
Senior Manager, Financial Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Erik Bradbury
Partner, Financial Accounting Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Heather Bresch
CEO
Mylan

Randy Brown
Principal
PwC Advisory

Matt Busch
Executive Director, Corporate Accounting
Amgen

Rick Capasso
Executive Director, Americas Financial Accounting Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Rhonda Chicko
Chief Financial Officer
Scholar Rock

Andreas Chrysostomou
Managing Director, Global Leader – Healthcare Life Sciences Industry
Duff & Phelps

Chad Cohen
Chief Financial Officer
Adaptive Biotechnologies

Blaise Coleman
Chief Financial Officer
Endo

Emily Collins
Director, Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting
Boston Scientific

Toni Lockett Cromwell
Partner
PwC

Christine Davine
Deputy Managing Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

James D’Arreca
Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer
Allergan plc

Gisele Dion
Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
Shire

Ryan Dolan
Partner
CFGI

Jeff Ellis
Partner, Life Sciences Professional Practice Director
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Cathy Engelbert
CEO
Deloitte

Stephen Garbacz
Senior Vice President of Finance and Operations
Spero Therapeutics

Susan Garfield
Global Advisory Principal and Life Sciences Sector Commercial Lead
Ernst & Young LLP

Tony Gibney
Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer
Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Tim Gordon
Global FAAS Life Sciences Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

Marla Graeber
Principal, Health Industries People and Change Practice Leader
PwC

Mark W. Hahn
Chief Financial Officer
Dova Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Mathew Harrowing
Senior Manager, FAAS – Digital Growth Platform Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

Dennis Howell
Partner, Life Sciences Professional Practice Deputy Director
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Brian Jobe
Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

James G. Kaiser
Board Member
PCAOB

Murray Kay
Trainer; former SVP and CEO, Solvay Pharmaceuticals;
former Commercial Controller, AbbVie & Abbott Laboratories

Tim Kocses
Director, Corporate Technical Accounting
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Mike Lombardo
Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Kelly MacDonald
Senior Director, Financial Planning and Analysis
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals

Kevin MacKay
Vice President, Global Technical Accounting
Advisory Services and Policies
Pfizer Inc

Mitesh Maheshwari
Executive Director, Americas Financial Accounting Advisory
Ernst & Young LLP

Mike Makovec
Audit Senior Manager
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Jill McConnell
Chief Financial Officer
Covance

Candice Cantelli Meklis
Vice President
Archetype

Peter Micca
Partner, Life Sciences and Healthcare
Deloitte & Touche LLP (Invited)

Kathleen Michael
US Health Industries Tax Leader
PwC

Ted Myles
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Christopher Nyers
Partner
CFGI

Robert Owens
Vice President, Chief Accountant
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Dominic Piscitelli
Chief Financial Officer
AnaptysBio

Graham Poles
Partner
PwC

Chris Prentiss
Chief Accounting Officer
Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Benjamin Proce
New York Metro Pharma and Life Sciences Tax Leader
PwC

Bryan Reasons
Chief Financial Officer
Impax Labs/Amneal

Sasha Richardson
Executive Director – Advisory Lifesciences, Commercial Strategy
Ernst & Young LLP

Stephen Rivera
Vice President, Global Technical Accounting Advisory Services & Policy
Johnson & Johnson

William Roberts
Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Laura Robinette
US Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Assurance Leader
PwC

James Rosenberg
Senior Assistant Chief Accountant, Office of Health Care and Insurance
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Brad Schulte
Senior Manager
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Cynthia Schwalm
retired CEO, Ipsen;
current Biotech Board Member

Jeffrey Schwartz
Managing Director, Life Sciences
Bain Capital

Shurjo K. Sen
Deals Partner
PwC

John Sichak
Partner
PwC

Alex Smith
Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Manmeet S. Soni
Chief Financial Officer
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Thomas Spoerel
Vice President of Finance and Controller
BD

Nancy Stempin
Executive Director, Financial Accounting Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Sagar Teotia
Deputy Chief Accountant
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Paolo Tombesi
Chief Financial Officer
Insmed Incorporated

Zachary Weisbly
Director
PwC

Caroline West
Global Chief Compliance Officer
Olympus Corporation (Invited)

Mary Wilcox
Chief Accounting Officer
Medtronic

Pamela Yanakopulos
Partner, Capital Market and Accounting Advisory
PwC

Tom Ziemba, PhD
Managing Director
BDO USA LLP

Jennifer Ziolkowski
Chief Financial Officer
Solid Biosciences

Lisa Banker
Partner/Principal, Northeast Life Sciences
Transactions Market Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

Subin Baral
Life Sciences Transactions Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Sabrina Basu
External Reporting, Technical Accounting and Internal Controls
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals

Todd Berry
Assurance Partner and National Co-Leader, Life Sciences
BDO USA LLP

Melissa Bird
Senior Manager, Financial Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Erik Bradbury
Partner, Financial Accounting Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Heather Bresch
CEO
Mylan

Randy Brown
Principal
PwC Advisory

Matt Busch
Executive Director, Corporate Accounting
Amgen

Rick Capasso
Executive Director, Americas Financial Accounting Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Rhonda Chicko
Chief Financial Officer
Scholar Rock

Andreas Chrysostomou
Managing Director, Global Leader – Healthcare Life Sciences Industry
Duff & Phelps

Chad Cohen
Chief Financial Officer
Adaptive Biotechnologies

Blaise Coleman
Chief Financial Officer
Endo

Emily Collins
Director, Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting
Boston Scientific

Toni Lockett Cromwell
Partner
PwC

Christine Davine
Deputy Managing Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

James D’Arreca
Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer
Allergan plc

Gisele Dion
Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
Shire

Ryan Dolan
Partner
CFGI

Jeff Ellis
Partner, Life Sciences Professional Practice Director
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Cathy Engelbert
CEO
Deloitte

Stephen Garbacz
Senior Vice President of Finance and Operations
Spero Therapeutics

Susan Garfield
Global Advisory Principal and Life Sciences Sector Commercial Lead
Ernst & Young LLP

Tony Gibney
Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer
Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Tim Gordon
Global FAAS Life Sciences Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

Marla Graeber
Principal, Health Industries People and Change Practice Leader
PwC

Mark W. Hahn
Chief Financial Officer
Dova Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Mathew Harrowing
Senior Manager, FAAS – Digital Growth Platform Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

Dennis Howell
Partner, Life Sciences Professional Practice Deputy Director
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Brian Jobe
Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

James G. Kaiser
Board Member
PCAOB

Murray Kay
Trainer; former SVP and CEO, Solvay Pharmaceuticals;
former Commercial Controller, AbbVie & Abbott Laboratories

Tim Kocses
Director, Corporate Technical Accounting
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Mike Lombardo
Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Kelly MacDonald
Senior Director, Financial Planning and Analysis
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals

Kevin MacKay
Vice President, Global Technical Accounting
Advisory Services and Policies
Pfizer Inc

Mitesh Maheshwari
Executive Director, Americas Financial Accounting Advisory
Ernst & Young LLP

Mike Makovec
Audit Senior Manager
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Jill McConnell
Chief Financial Officer
Covance

Candice Cantelli Meklis
Vice President
Archetype

Peter Micca
Partner, Life Sciences and Healthcare
Deloitte & Touche LLP (Invited)

Kathleen Michael
US Health Industries Tax Leader
PwC

Ted Myles
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Christopher Nyers
Partner
CFGI

Robert Owens
Vice President, Chief Accountant
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Dominic Piscitelli
Chief Financial Officer
AnaptysBio

Graham Poles
Partner
PwC

Chris Prentiss
Chief Accounting Officer
Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Benjamin Proce
New York Metro Pharma and Life Sciences Tax Leader
PwC

Bryan Reasons
Chief Financial Officer
Impax Labs/Amneal

Sasha Richardson
Executive Director – Advisory Lifesciences, Commercial Strategy
Ernst & Young LLP

Stephen Rivera
Vice President, Global Technical Accounting Advisory Services & Policy
Johnson & Johnson

William Roberts
Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Laura Robinette
US Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Assurance Leader
PwC

James Rosenberg
Senior Assistant Chief Accountant, Office of Health Care and Insurance
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Brad Schulte
Senior Manager
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Cynthia Schwalm
retired CEO, Ipsen;
current Biotech Board Member

Jeffrey Schwartz
Managing Director, Life Sciences
Bain Capital

Shurjo K. Sen
Deals Partner
PwC

John Sichak
Partner
PwC

Alex Smith
Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Manmeet S. Soni
Chief Financial Officer
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Thomas Spoerel
Vice President of Finance and Controller
BD

Nancy Stempin
Executive Director, Financial Accounting Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Sagar Teotia
Deputy Chief Accountant
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Paolo Tombesi
Chief Financial Officer
Insmed Incorporated

Zachary Weisbly
Director
PwC

Caroline West
Global Chief Compliance Officer
Olympus Corporation (Invited)

Mary Wilcox
Chief Accounting Officer
Medtronic

Pamela Yanakopulos
Partner, Capital Market and Accounting Advisory
PwC

Tom Ziemba, PhD
Managing Director
BDO USA LLP

Jennifer Ziolkowski
Chief Financial Officer
Solid Biosciences