Rachel Chapin is an Executive Assistant supporting the Academic Outreach team at Deerfield and joined the Firm in 2020. Prior to Deerfield, Ms. Chapin spent five years at Tiger Global Management, first as a receptionist and then as an Executive Assistant supporting a four-person investment team. Ms. Chapin holds a B.A. in International Relations and Global Studies from Lehigh University.
Elliot Press is a Partner on the Investment and Legal teams at Deerfield and joined the Firm in 2016 to work on structured transactions for the Deerfield Funds. Prior to Deerfield, Mr. Press was a Partner in the corporate department at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, where he practiced for 20 years. At Katten, he represented investors and issuers in various public company investment transactions, IPOs, mergers and acquisitions and other securities-related transactions and advised investors and issuers on various securities law-related issues. Mr. Press received a B.A. from Yeshiva University, a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and an M.B.A. from Fordham Graduate School of Business Administration.