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Hank Woji, VP Business Development, iiBIG
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Foley & Lardner LLP looks beyond the law to focus on the constantly evolving demands facing our clients. For more than 40 years, Foley has provided innovative, leading-edge counsel across the entire spectrum of the health care industry.  With a dedicated health care industry team comprised of more than 100 attorneys nationwide, Foley’s depth of experience includes many of the most innovative transactions involving hospitals and health systems, payors, and other health care organizations nationwide, including traditional M&A, management and co-management arrangements, joint operating agreements and other affiliations.  Our work spans the entire scope of legal services, including, in addition to our transactional work, technical policy drafting and advice, compliance counseling, tax and tax exemption advice, and – when necessary – litigation. Foley’s clients view us as trusted business advisors because we understand that great legal service is only valuable if it is relevant, practical, and beneficial to their businesses. Learn more at www.foley.com.

Stoneridge Partners is a mid-market healthcare merger and acquisition advisory firm, specializing in the brokerage of home care, hospices and behavioral health. As a business intermediary, we work very differently from your typical business broker. We get to know your history, goals and plans, as well as, your business, helping you determine the choices that are in your best interests. We’ll advise you whether you should sell, merge, wait or grow by diversification, expansion or acquisition. We’ll also manage the entire process from start to finish, allowing you to continue “business as usual” without unnecessary interruptions.


Root Valuation is a healthcare-focused valuation and financial advisory practice headquartered in Denver, Colorado.  its mission is to provide a consultative approach to valuation engagements so that its clients not only receive sound, defensible valuation advice, but also actionable solutions to meet the needs of an ever-changing healthcare landscape.   Services include valuation for business transactions, compensation arrangements, and  equipment purchases and leasing, strategic value consulting, and litigation support. For more information go to: www.rootvaluation.com

With a 150-year history and a network of offices in over 50 countries on 5 continents, UBS is the world’s largest wealth manager and  has extensive experience managing the wealth of ultra high net worth individuals and families. The UBS Wealth Management Americas approach is based on the trusted relationship of our financial advisors and their clients. Customized, insightful advice and solutions are delivered by dedicated advisors who are aligned to help give clients confidence in reaching their goals and dreams no matter what the environment. The Levin Wealth Management team at UBS in Beverly Hills is focused on the unique needs of physicians and healthcare executives and the companies they serve. Our clients have come from Biotech, Large pharma, Medical device, Healthcare services, and Diagnostics. Through tailored advice and discretionary portfolio management, we provide strategic and tactical solutions relevant to theirspecific situation.


Aon’s Transaction Solutions Team has been leading the creation and advancement of Transaction Liability Insurance since the market’s inception. Comprised of former senior M&A and tax attorneys and other senior M&A leaders, we bring a depth of knowledge and passion for developing tailored solutions to your complex deal risks that is unparalleled in this industry. We know first-hand that the timing and sensitivity of a deal is paramount to its success and work closely with your deal team and our insurance providers to advise and execute solutions that improve your deal outcomes.

ERE Healthcare Real Estate Advisors (“ERE”) is led by real estate veterans with over 70 years of combined experience, has advised on real estate transactions totaling over $1.3 billion across the United States.

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 4,600 employees located in 28 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. 


As the industry’s top-ranked law firm for health and life sciences ventures, McDermott’s Health M&A team is passionate about shaping the alliances that will lead to superior health care delivery. With more than 400 major hospital and health system transactions under our belts in the past five years, we are deeply experienced with helping clients find creative and unexpected solutions in the most complex health care and life sciences markets. Whether they’re forming partnerships across industries or across the world, our unparalleled experience enables us to champion our clients’ visions. Our transaction leaders bring highly focused skills and broad industry experience to bear on all elements of a transaction, earned from decades of fostering game-changing alliances in the health care space through merger and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital investment, joint ventures, and strategic investments and alliances.

Founded by a team of accomplished healthcare professionals, SitePoint works with hospitals, health systems, and other providers, defining and implementing strategies to identify, create, and optimize the performance of retail-oriented, consumer-centric healthcare service locations.  We provide our partners with access to our clinical, operational, and financial resources to help execute these strategies successfully – from where to locate each facility and how to design them to what service lines to put inside each facility and how best to run them, including the turn-key construction, financing, and development of those facilities.

In other words, we help our partners open new “front doors”​ to their systems, and help them better operate their existing locations. 

United HomeCare is a non-profit home health and community care organization serving South Florida. We are dedicated to providing proven quality services in the comfort of our clients’ own homes and communities.


HCPEA is an association of private equity firms committed to building strong, successful healthcare companies.
Our members are passionate about healthcare.  Along with capital, they bring industry knowledge, broad networks, and deep expertise that help companies grow, create jobs, and deliver high-quality  healthcare to many more people.  Collectively, HCPEA member firms have over $2 trillion AUM and have started 1500+ healthcare businesses.

As the definitive resource for healthcare private equity investing, HCPEA unites its members through professional development, events, and networking. For more information, visit www.hcpea.org.

HealthCareMandA.com – Inside the Health Care M&A Market

HealthCareMandA.com is a comprehensive data source that is devoted to health care mergers and acquisitions for the serious analyst and investor. This publication alerts you to developments in every key segment of the health care services and technology markets, including behavioral health care, biotechnology, eHealth, home health & hospice, hospitals, laboratories, long-term care, managed care, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, physician medical groups, rehabilitation and more. You won’t find more comprehensive information anywhere else. Sign up for a risk-free trial today!