Bio: Vanessa Abate Green is Vice President, M&A and Business Development at Quest Diagnostics. Green joined Quest Diagnostics in October 2009 and is responsible for leading and executing the firm’s M&A transactions and Business Development activities. During her tenure at Quest Diagnostics, she has completed more than 35 M&A-related transactions spanning corporate and asset acquisitions, joint ventures, asset monetizations, and divestitures. Her team is also responsible for the evaluation, structuring and execution of licensing transactions, strategic partnerships, and minority equity investments which support our Advanced Diagnostics and General Diagnostics businesses. Prior to joining Quest Diagnostics, she worked as an investment banker for 14 years covering the healthcare industry at NYC firms, including Salomon Smith Barney (Citibank), UBS Securities and Cain Brothers.
Green has a B.A. in Political Science from Tufts University, magna cum laude, and an M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia Business School.