BALTIMORE, MD – Signal Hill, a leading investment banking advisory boutique serving the M&A and private capital raising needs of growth companies, is pleased to announce that Prashant Jain has joined the firm as a Director in its Bangalore office. Prashant will join Signal Hill’s healthcare team and build the practice in India, focusing on the cross border and growth capital needs of companies. “We continue to systematically deepen our domain expertise in critical industry sectors like healthcare and broaden our global relationships to add value for our clients,” said Scott Wieler, Chairman and CEO of Signal Hill. “Prashant brings strong expertise in healthcare investment banking to the firm, as well as an established track record executing transactions. His client-first, knowledge-driven approach make him an excellent fit for our India team and our global healthcare group. We’re thrilled to have him on board,” said Klaas Oskam, Managing Director and leader of Signal Hill India. “Signal Hill’s India operation is a great platform built on an open culture. I am very pleased to come aboard to help build its healthcare practice and add to what the team has accomplished to date,” Prashant said. “Increasingly Indian healthcare companies with global ambitions are pursuing cross-border partnerships and seeking newer forms of capital. I look forward to leveraging Signal Hill’s global platform and my experience in the healthcare industry to cater to client requirements and build out a strong healthcare practice in India.” Prashant was most recently Director at o3 Capital, a boutique investment firm focused on capital syndication for growth companies. He spent a decade in the healthcare practice at o3 and eventually rose to lead the healthcare practice in 2015. Previously, he worked as an Associate in the debt underwriting team with JP Morgan India Services. He received a post graduate diploma from SP Jain Global Center of Management and a bachelor of commerce from the Bangalore University.