Sweta Sanghavi


Sweta brings to Bogart Delafield Ferrier a strong foundation in the life sciences. She completed her Bachelors degree in Biological Sciences with a minor in Economics at Barnard College. Prior to BDF, she worked at the multinational consumer goods company, Unilever, in the Research and Development segment, acquiring industry experience. She has had significant first-hand research experience in both academic and industry settings supplementing her theoretical training in the life and health sciences.


  • Significant laboratory research experience across a range of areas including molecular and cell biology, gene and protein expression, neuropathology, and plant physiology
  • Conducted primary market research interviews with healthcare and life sciences industry leaders and representatives in oncology, critical care and metabolic disease
  • Conducted extensive secondary market research to support strategy development, planning and transaction support for life sciences and healthcare clients
  • Execution of financial analysis including cash flow projections, valuation modeling, NPV analysis and comparable transaction assessment to support healthcare investments

Prior affiliations

  • Unilever – R&D Skin Bioscience Department
  • Columbia University Medical Center – G.H. Sergievsky Center
  • Yale School of Public Health / Clinical Directors Network – Pregnancy Plus Project
  • Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories – The Laboratory of Dave Jackson
  • Sankalp Rehabilitation Trust -Charni Road


  • B.A., Biology (Barnard College of Columbia University)