Digital Health & HealthTech
Digital Health connects and empowers people and populations to manage health and wellness, augmented by accessible and supportive provider teams working within flexible, integrated, interoperable, and digitally-enabled care environments that strategically leverage digital tools, technologies and services to transform care delivery.Contact Us
The Digital Health & HealthTech sector resides at the intersection of healthcare and technology. The COVID pandemic has shined a light on the unmistakable megatrend in healthcare towards consumer-centric and value-based models. Digital Health companies address key unmet needs of the healthcare ecosystem while positively contributing to healthcare’s triple aim – improving clinical outcomes, optimizing costs and engaging the consumer.
Related Banking Team
Senior Managing Director, HealthTech and Digital Health
Jon Swope is a Senior Managing Director of Investment Banking at SVB Leerink and leads the firm’s Digital Health & HealthTech practice. He also covers Managed Care and Payor Services companies. Mr. Swope has worked extensively with both private and publicly listed firms on M&A advisory, equity offerings (IPOs, follow-ons and private placements), acquisition financings and debt financings. His wealth of expertise strengthens our ability to provide strategic counsel and longitudinal support to our clients.
Mr. Swope joined the firm in 2021 from Bank of America where he was a Managing Director in the Global Healthcare Investment Banking Group. His prior work experience includes positions at Greenhill & Co., Bain & Company and Willis Towers Watson.
Mr. Swope earned his B.A. from Duke University and his M.B.A. from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
Related Research Team
Managing Director, Healthcare Technology and Distribution
Stephanie Davis is a Senior Research Analyst at SVB Leerink covering Healthcare Technology and Distribution. She has over a decade of experience covering the Healthcare IT and IT Services sectors and leads the firm’s digital health research efforts.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Davis worked at Citibank where she led coverage for the Healthcare IT sector, including the electronic health record companies, payer-facing and provider-facing IT players. Before Citi, Ms. Davis was an Equity Research Analyst at J.P. Morgan and, earlier in her career, was an Investment Banking Analyst at Sonenshine Partners.
In 2019, Ms. Davis was recognized as a Runner-Up for Health Care Technology and Distribution on Institutional Investor’s All America Research Team and was included in Business Insider’s “Rising Stars of Equity Research” in 2017.
Ms. Davis earned a B.A. in Economics and Mathematics from Columbia University and is a CFA charterholder.