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Andy Pasternak

Partner, Chicago

Andy Pasternak is a partner in Bain & Company's Chicago office. He leads Bain's Americas Healthcare practice and is an expert in Bain's Performance Improvement and Mergers & Acquisitions practices.

Andy has nearly 20 years of management consulting experience in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors, advising large pharmaceutical companies, medical technology companies, biotechnology firms, private investment funds, NGOs and government agencies. He holds deep expertise in growth strategy, market entry, competitive strategy, M&A, organizational design, operational strategy and performance improvement.

In addition, Andy is an internationally recognized strategy consultant in the areas of vaccines and infectious diseases. He has served, advised or collaborated with most of the leading vaccine manufacturers globally, as well as key vaccines stakeholders. He has also spoken extensively on topics related to these areas, and his perspectives have been published in major news outlets.

Finally, Andy is one of Bain’s leading experts on complex M&A transactions, in particular large corporate separations. Andy’s experience in this area is wide-ranging across strategic, organizational, operational and transactional issues.

Prior to joining Bain in 2008, Andy was a founding partner in the Health & Life Sciences Practice at Oliver Wyman, a global management consultancy. He also worked in the Corporate Finance Group of J.P. Morgan Securities.

Andy earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a BA in Economics from Northwestern University.

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