Mihir Mantri is a Managing Director in Piper Jaffray’s Healthcare group located in New York. Mantri has over 20 years of experience within investment banking and startup operational roles. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2019, Mantri was a Managing Director and Head of Life Sciences at BMO Capital Markets where he led banking coverage for the biotechnology sector. Mantri has extensive experience in equity and M&A transactions for middle market and growth-oriented life sciences companies. Earlier in his career Mantri worked at Jefferies & Company in healthcare investment banking. Mantri earned a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience from the University of Pennsylvania and MBA from Georgetown University.