Over the course of his 30+ year investment banking career, Mr. Patterson has completed well over one hundred transactions and other advisory assignments, many of which involved publicly traded companies.
Within the healthcare sector, he is focused on healthcare services, including providers, payers, healthcare IT, healthcare business services and distribution, as well as medical devices and products. In addition to corporate clients, Mr. Patterson has extensive relationships within the private equity community, including with many of those most active in investing in middle market healthcare services companies.
In previous roles, Mr. Patterson has served as a Managing Director in the healthcare groups at leading Wall Street investment banking firms, including Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (Credit Suisse), Deutsche Bank Alex. Brown and RBC Capital Markets. In addition, he has significant startup and operating experience as CFO for a technology startup in the digital media space and as a co-founder of a private equity-backed dental services organization focused on pediatric oral health.
Mr. Patterson has a BA in Economics from Bucknell University and an MBA in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He is registered with FINRA as a General Securities Principal and has Series 7, 24, 63 and 79 licenses.