Apposite Capital has appointed Lauren Edison as investment executive.

Edison joins the private equity firm from Jefferies International where she was a healthcare investment banking analyst.

She advised on a number of sellside and buyside European M&A, product licensing and public capital raises across the dental sector, nanomedicine, biopharma and children’s services.

David Porter, Apposite’s managing partner, said: ‘[Edison’s] investment banking expertise, healthcare knowledge and financial skills will be valuable in supporting our investment activities as we continue to deploy and manage Apposite Healthcare Fund II.’