Fueling life sciences through transformative transactions.

From early stage to market, Locust Walk carves unique paths to success for companies and investors.

Our team fuels the growth of promising life sciences companies at every stage, by connecting the right products, the right partners, and the most attractive sources of capital – driving innovation for growth and transformative results.

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Emerging Biopharma

We identify and execute customized partnering and financing strategies for early-stage companies. Creating a strong business case and leveraging our access to biopharma decision makers, we pursue multiple avenues to identify and execute deal structures for every stage of your company’s lifecycle.

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Growth BioPharma

We drive asset acquisition and divestiture for growth-oriented companies. From identifying and pursuing companies with unlocked potential to licensing or spinning out non-core assets, we add unique value on both the buy-side and the sell-side.

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Medical Device

We work closely with all stages of medical device companies.  For early stage, we evaluate the commercialization potential as well as source creative financings with our proprietary model.  Further along, we link strategic partners and help maximize value for innovative medical device and digital health companies.

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Our Transactions

Locust Walk has closed high value transactions for multiple clients across a variety of therapeutic areas and modalities. The breadth of our success includes sell-side, buy-side and financing deals. Examples of recent client engagements where Locust Walk served as a transaction advisor are listed below. We would encourage you to click on each case study and/or press release to learn about each assignment in greater detail.


A Diversified Platform

Locust Walk has created several related entities globally, with teams across the US and Asia along with coverage in Europe, each with the goal of offering distinct value and service to our growing and diverse client base.

Locust Walk Securities

Locust Walk Securities serves as the broker-dealer for all of our engagements enabling us to lead and execute a wider range of securities-related transactions for our clients, including M&A, private placements and mezzanine financings, and partnerships involving equity investments.

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Locust Walk Capital

We provide capital for companies that have the potential to make a true impact on human health and generate financial returns for our investors. Cultivating proprietary deal flow, we enable family offices to invest on a deal-by-deal basis in our Company Specific FundsTM.

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Locust Walk Institute

Locust Walk Institute is an exclusive training program focused on executive education in the life sciences space. Locust Walk Institute is a 2-day seminar led by our seasoned operating team focused on business development and financing transactions.

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