Thursday 9 June 2016

The Brewery, London EC1

News:

Winners

BEST COMMUNICATION AWARD

Sponsored by | Consilium Strategic Communications

Picture shows, left to right:
Chris Gardner, Partner, Consilium Strategic Communications; Frederik Gorter de Vries, Corporate Finance, Kempen & Co; Gabriele Hansen, Head of Corporate Communications, Evotec AG (winner); George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences UK; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

Winner: Evotec AG

MEDISCIENCE BUSINESS INNOVATION AWARD

Sponsored by | Zeus Capital

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences UK; Victoria Stewart, Abingworth; Dominic Wilson, Head of Healthcare Sales, Zeus Capital; Genghis Lloyd Harris, Abingworth (accepting the award on behalf of CRISPR Therapeutics AG – winner); Frederik Gorter de Vries, Corporate Finance, Kempen & Co; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

BREAKTHROUGH OF THE YEAR AWARD

Sponsored by | Hume Brophy

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences UK; Mary Clark, Managing Director, Hume Brophy; Adam George, Chief Financial Officer, GW Pharmaceuticals plc (winner); Frederik Gorter de Vries, Corporate Finance, Kempen & Co; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

BEST TECHNOLOGY AWARD

Sponsored by | MC Services AG

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences; Anne Hennecke, Managing Partner, MC Services AG; Philippe Mauberna, Chief Financial Officer, Nanobiotix SA (winner); Frederik Gorter de Vries, Corporate Finance, Kempen & Co; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

MEDISCIENCE MEDIA COMMENTATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

Sponsored by | Instinctif Partners

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences, UK; Melanie Toyne-Sewell, Partner, Life Sciences, Instinctif Partners; Rozi Morris, Instinctif Partners, accepting the award on behalf of Karen Bernstein (winner); Frederik Gorter de Vries, Corporate Finance, Kempen & Co; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

CAPITAL MARKET TRANSACTION OF THE YEAR AWARD

Sponsored by | Euronext

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences, UK; Frederic Martineau, Manager, International Listings, Euronext; David Hipkiss, Chief Business Officer, Circassia Pharmaceuticals plc (winner); Birgit Brekelmans, Equity Capital Markets, Kempen & Co; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

MOST SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION TO THE MEDISCIENCE SECTOR AWARD

Sponsored by | Shore Capital

Picture shows, left to right:
Bidhi Bhoma, Director, Corporate Finance, Shore Capital; George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences, UK; Kate Bingham, SV Life Sciences Advisers LLP (winner); Birgit Brekelmans, Equity Capital Markets, Kempen & Co; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by | Panmure Gordon

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences, UK; Onno van de Stolpe, Chief Executive, Galapagos NV (winner); Birgit Brekelmans, Equity Capital Markets, Kempen & Co; Julie Simmonds, Director, Equity Research, Panmure Gordon; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

THE EMERGING STAR AWARD

Sponsored by | Peel Hunt

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences UK; Regina Jehle, BioNTech AG (winner); Birgit Brekelmans, Equity Capital Markets, Kempen & Co; James Steel, Director, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals, Peel Hunt; and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

Winner: BioNTech AG

COMPANY OF THE YEAR AWARD

Sponsored by | Canaccord Genuity

Picture shows, left to right:
George Freeman MP, Minister for Life Sciences, UK; Birgit Brekelmans, Equity Capital Markets, Kempen & Co; Dr. Julian Feneley, Head of Healthcare, Investment Banking, Canaccord; Rachel Gravesen, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations & Communications, Genmab A/S (winner); and Louise Minchin, awards presenter.

Winner: Genmab A/S