Janica Lane is co-head of the consumer group at Piper Sandler and leads food, beverage, and nutritional supplement investment banking.
Prior to joining Piper Sandler, Lane was a partner at Partnership Capital Growth, a boutique investment bank providing M&A and private placement services to health and wellness-oriented businesses. Prior to investment banking, Lane was a researcher at Stanford University’s Center for Environmental Science and Policy (CESP) and an equity research associate on Prudential Securities’ energy team.
Lane has a Master of Business Administration degree from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She received dual bachelor's degrees in international relations and Spanish with Phi Beta Kappa honors from Stanford University. She spent six months living in Santiago, Chile, as part of her undergraduate education and is fluent in Spanish.