Mr. Kaushal is a managing director with PwC in the Corporate Finance Practice in Toronto with 25 years experience in the healthcare industry. Mr. Kaushal has participated in capital market transactions ranging from private placements, IPO’s, and bought deal underwritings in excess of $2B. He has been involved in over 40 M&A, strategic advisory & licensing assignments for a range of companies from early stage biotechs to large pharmas. Previously, he was the Managing Director of leading healthcare investment banking teams in Canada, during which he earned the “Top-gun” investment banker in Canada award for the healthcare industry (Brendan Wood 2008/09). He was also previously Senior Investment Manager with MDS Capital Corp. responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and negotiating investments in US/Canadian healthcare companies. Mr. Kaushal holds CA, CF qualifications from Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and BSc (Chemistry) from the University of Toronto.