Objective Capital’s David H. Crean Named 2017 Finalist for Thought Leader of the Year

Objective Capital’s David H. Crean Named 2017 Finalist for Thought Leader of the Year

San Diego, December 12, 2017 — Objective Capital Partners, a middle market M&A Advisory Firm located in Southern California, is pleased to announce that David H. Crean, Ph.D., one of its Managing Directors who heads its thriving life science and healthcare practice, has been selected as top five national finalist for the 2017 Thought Leader of the Year Award by The Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors® (AM&AA). For more information on the Award and the Finalists, please visit http://www.amaaonline.com/thought-leader-of-the-year/

AM&AA recognized that “David’s thought leadership is materially expanding the investment banker’s role in serving life sciences companies and providing these companies with a highly attractive, non-diluting alternative to hard-to-secure venture capital financing.”

“Our team is very proud of leadership and innovation that David demonstrates with clients on a daily basis” shared fellow Objective Capital Partner’s Managing Director Trever Acers. “With 20+ years of life sciences industry experience, David contributes a deep understanding of the unique needs and challenges of life sciences companies. David and his team members combined investment banking discipline and life science industry insights provide life sciences companies with an innovative strategic partnering solution in which they create a competitive process with multiple potential strategic partners resulting in a selection of best-fit and best terms. The resulting strategic partnership provides the companies with non-dilutive capital needed to achieve their development milestones and a strategic partner which can create a pathway to commercialization.”

“I am truly honored to receive this recognition for thought leadership in the middle market sector, especially as it relates to our work in healthcare and life sciences”, stated Dr. Crean. “I would like to express my thanks to the Alliance in honoring individuals who create and advocate new ideas that add value to the marketplace, especially through the publication of works that promote research and higher standards of excellence.”

About Objective Capital Partners

Objective Capital Partners is a leading M&A investment banking firm serving the transaction needs of middle market and growth stage companies in four industry sectors of expertise: Technology, Consumer, Healthcare & life sciences, and Business services. Headquartered in Southern California since 2006, the firm provides sell-side, buy-side, growth capital and valuation services. The executive team have collectively engaged in more than 500 successful transactions and bring a unique combination of investment banking, private equity, and business ownership experience that enables Objective Capital Partners to provide large enterprise caliber investment banking services to middle market companies.

Securities and investment banking services are offered through BA Securities, LLC Member FINRA, SIPC. Principals of Objective Capital are Registered Representatives of BA Securities. Objective Capital Partners and BA Securities are separate and unaffiliated entities. Additional information on Objective Capital Partners is available at www.objectivecp.com. 

About AM&AA

The Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors® is the premiere International Organization serving the educational and resource needs of the middle market M&A profession. Formed in 1998 to bring together CPAs, attorneys and other experienced corporate financial advisors, The Alliance’s 1000+ professional services firms – including some of the most highly recognized leaders in the industry—draw upon their combined transactional expertise to better serve the needs of their middle market clients worldwide.


This news release is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer, invitation or recommendation to buy, sell, subscribe for or issue any securities. While the information provided herein is believed to be accurate and reliable, Objective Capital Partners and BA Securities, LLC make no representations or warranties, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of such information. All information contained herein is preliminary, limited and subject to completion, correction or amendment. It should not be construed as investment, legal, or tax advice and may not be reproduced or distributed to any person.


Contact: Mandy F. Woods

Business Office Manager

Tel: 858-208-3442


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