Howard became a Managing Director at Ferghana in early 2013 as part of a global collaboration on financing transactions and market research between Ferghana and MedPanel LLC, a leading provider of global market intelligence solutions for the life science industry.Â Howard serves as Chief Executive Officer of MedPanel LLC.Â At CEO at MedPanel, Howard's responsibilities encompass setting the strategic direction of the firm and overseeing all research, operations and commercial activity.Â He previously served as COO of MedPanel and Managing Director of MedPanel's Financial Group, which provides research solutions and services to leading institutional investors in the life science industry market.
Prior to joining MedPanel, Howard spent five years at Case Shiller Weiss.
While there, he served as Vice President of Business Development, Finance & Legal Affairs, developed and managed multiple business partnerships for the company, and was a member of the company's senior management team.
Howard played a leadership role in Case Shiller Weiss' sale of itself to Fiserv, an S&P 500 company, in 2002.
Earlier in his
practiced law in Boston for 12 years, both in private practice and as an Assistant Attorney General with the Massachusetts
Attorney General's Office.
Howard holds a B.A. degree from Dartmouth College and received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.