Bakary Seckan is a Senior Manager of Strategic Partnerships within the External Growth & Development team at CVS Health.
In this role, he is responsible for sourcing and executing high-impact strategic partnerships and joint ventures with innovative healthcare companies, managing a portfolio of venture investments, and defining the multi-year enterprise inorganic growth strategy. Bakary joined CVS in 2017 as a Senior Financial Analyst in the Corporate Development team where he played a key role in executing the acquisition and integration of Aetna. Prior to CVS, he was an Investment Banking Associate at Portico Capital Securities, a boutique investment bank specializing in the Information and Business Services / Software industry, where he led the execution of mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and equity capital raises. Prior to Portico, Bakary began his career as an Investment Banking Analyst at William Blair and Company, a leading middle market investment bank, where he was responsible for executing mergers, acquisitions, and equity capital markets transactions. Bakary earned his Master of Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Morehouse College with a BA in Economics and minor in Mathematics.Back To Team