Dr Balaji V. Prasad, is a Director at Barclays Investment Bank covering U.S. Specialty Pharmaceuticals. Before joining Barclays, Balaji was a portfolio manager at Kieger AG, a dedicated Swiss healthcare asset management firm, responsible for global specialty pharma investments. Prior to that, he led Barclays’ coverage of Indian Healthcare, Consumer Staples and Retail in Mumbai, following a stint at Goldman Sachs covering Indian Healthcare and Indian Software services. He earned his MD from Bangalore Medical College and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.