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Biotech SOTP Valuation Boot Camp – Wall Street Prep

Tuesday, April 13 | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Presented by Wall Street Prep, Build a Sum-of-the-Parts Valuation for a Biotech

Value a Pre-Revenue Biotech

Want to value a clinical-stage, pre-revenue biotech? An ordinary discounted cash flow analysis won’t cut it. Instead, you need to build a long-range sum-of-the-parts valuation.

This advanced virtual “Power Session” walks participants through the step-by-step process of valuing a biotech company

CFANY.org: $799.20Standard Rate: $999

THIS IS NOT AN ACADEMIC EXERCISE. Taught by experienced investment banking professionals, this is the same intensive Excel-based training used to prepare new hires at some of the largest IB firms in the world.

Who is this boot camp for?

This course is designed for professionals and those pursing a career in the following finance careers:

  • Investment Banking
  • Venture Capital
  • Private Equity
  • + Anyone who wants to learn how professionals build a biotech-sum-of-the-parts valuation

Boot Camp Details

This course is an intensive instructor-led training program where trainees learn how to value a clinical-stage, pre-revenue biotech by building a long-range sum-of-the-parts valuation. Ideal for investment banking, private equity and VC professionals focusing on the biotechnology industry, this seminar bridges the gap between academics and the real world and equips trainees with the practical modeling skill set needed to build a biotech SOTP valuation.

What You’ll Learn

  • Market size and revenue benchmarking for a therapeutic asset in clinical development.
  • Determine the appropriate launch curve to achieve full market penetration once a therapy is approved.
  • Apply the appropriate “probability of success” to a clinical-stage pre-revenue biotech company.
  • Apply key assumptions and tie together a long-range forecast of multiple products with a DCF analysis.
  • Build-up of operating expenses including a salesforce analysis for a “go-it-alone” marketing strategy.
  • Key learning objectives include
    • Overview of a sum of the parts valuation
    • Major building blocks for a biotech SOTP
    • Model assumptions dashboard
    • Biotech company lifecycle
    • Identify peak revenue opportunity
    • Therapeutic areas overview
    • Product launch timing and uptake curve
    • Patent life and loss of exclusivity
    • Road to commercialization
    • FDA clinical trials
    • Building a commercial infrastructure
    • Completing the SOTP
    • Probability of success
    • Finalizing the valuation model
    • Valuation sensitivities

This virtual training session is scheduled for 10a-6p (ET). The session will use interactive exercises as learners move back and forth between classroom lecture and small group breakout rooms.

What’s Included?

Comprehensive training materials (manuals and online exercises), Detailed reusable modifiable Excel model templates, Unlimited e-mail support for content-related questions for 12 months post-seminar.


Experienced Instructors

Our instructors are all practitioners with years of directly relevant real- world experience and have a passion for teaching. They understand the importance of teaching in a way that empowers students to apply the lessons from the classroom directly on the job.


CPE Credit
Earn 9.5 CPE Credits for this Seminar

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Cancellation Policy

Participants may cancel up to 3 weeks prior to the event for a full refund. A 20% cancellation fee will apply up to 1 week prior to the event. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made within 1 week of the event. Wall Street Prep reserves the right to cancel the seminar if enrollment is insufficient. Trainees will be refunded in full in the event of a cancellation.