Sientra Files For IPO

Santa Barbara-based medical aesthetics company Sientra has filed for an IPO, saying Friday that it is looking to raise up to $86.25M in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. The company said it has proposed listing under the symbol SIEN. The IPO is being underwritten by Piper Jaffray, Stifel, Leerink Partners, and William Blair. Sientra is venture backed by Abingworth Bioventures, OrbiMed, Clarus Lifesciences, Private Equity Managers Healthcare, and TIAA. Sientra develops breast implants.