and Clinton USA - December 2009 - The Sage Group
is pleased to announce the appointment of two new seasoned Executive Directors - Dr. Tom Geimer
in Australia and Dr. Laurence Shaw in Israel.
"We are very pleased that Laurence and Tom have joined Sage as Executive Directors.
Dr. Tom Geimer has an honors degree in molecular biology and a PhD in veterinary science from University of Wisconsin at Madison.
He also holds a certification in veterinary anesthesiology from the Cornell University and an MBA from London Business School, where he was an international Rotary Scholar.
has held positions in various start-ups, corporate management in Germany and on the stock market in the city of London.
As a top rated Excel analyst Tom was christened into life sciences in the early days in Europe.
Moving from corporate finance into private equity, he has a vast network of contemporary relationships throughout the brokerage and banking sectors.
Tom joined Heidelberg Innovations (HI) in 2005 after five years as a Senior Partner with Apax Partners Private Equity and as a private Advisor to HI.
was involved with several of the larger transactions at Apax
including three corporate spin-outs.
In addition, his
extensive network resulted in his
securing several proprietary deals for Apax
including Wilex and Atugen.
acted as the primary team member on Genmab which returned over 500% IRR and is one of, if not, the top ranking healthcare transaction in the 25 year history of Apax
In 2008, Tom
emigrated to Australia where he
corporate finance practice.
maintains strong US and European links.
He joined The Sage Group in 2009.
Attn: Tom Geimer
Tel: +61 4160 599 75