It is very exciting to be working with some of the most innovative companies across healthcare services and healthcare IT. I truly appreciate the confidence that my clients have placed in me and I am thrilled to have helped them achieve such premium...
CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) April 08, 2016
Ziegler, a specialty healthcare investment bank, is proud to announce Andrew Colbert, Managing Director in the Corporate Finance Healthcare practice, will be awarded the 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Award by The M&A Advisor.
The M&A Advisor created this awards program to recognize and celebrate the achievements of M&A, financing and turnaround professionals under the age of 40, while promoting mentorship and professional development amongst rising industry leaders. The 2016 Award Winners have been chosen from a pool of prominent, global nominees for their extraordinary level of success and notable accomplishments in their industry and community.
Tom Paprocki, CEO of Ziegler, commented, “Ziegler had another great year of substantial growth for its well-established M&A practices due to having strong talent such as Andy.” Mr. Paprocki continued, “I am proud of all of Andy’s accomplishments. He is an incredible value to Ziegler and I look forward to watching him and the team continue to help innovate healthcare in the U.S.”
Ziegler's Corporate Finance Practice is focused on delivering best-in-class advisory and financing solutions for companies and organizations across the healthcare industry. In its core areas of healthcare services, information technology, hospitals & health systems and senior living, Ziegler is one of the most active M&A firms offering innovative sell-side, buy-side, recapitalization/restructuring, equity private placement and strategic partnering services.
Andy Colbert, a managing director in Ziegler's Corporate Finance Healthcare practice and Award Winner, stated, “It is very exciting to be working with some of the most innovative companies across healthcare services and healthcare IT. I truly appreciate the confidence that my clients have placed in me and I am thrilled to have helped them achieve such premium outcomes. I look forward to continuing to bring creative advisory solutions and developing long-term relationships with companies, sponsors and executives that are shaping the future of healthcare.”
Andrew Colbert is a founding member of Ziegler’s Healthcare Services & IT Corporate Finance practice. He specializes in advising healthcare services and healthcare information technology companies on a spectrum of strategic and financing alternatives including mergers and acquisitions, capital raising transactions and partnership development. Andrew has been engaged in over 40 transactions totaling over $2 billion in value; including sell-side and buy-side representation, strategic partnerships, public equity financings, private placements, joint ventures, leveraged buyouts and fairness opinions.
Andrew is a frequent speaker at many conferences and industry events, including HIMSS, HFMA ANI, Health2.0 and RBMA, among others. Andrew graduated magna cum laude from Colgate University with a B.A. in international relations and a minor in economics. He holds Series 7 and 63 securities licenses. Andrew also serves as a mentor to the Blueprint Health startup accelerator in New York City.
For a complete list of the 2016 Emerging Leaders Award Winners, please visit http://maadvisor.net/4040/2016-EL-NY/2016_Emerging_Leaders_MA_Awards_Winners_List.pdf.
For more information about Ziegler, please visit us at http://www.ziegler.com.
The Ziegler Companies, Inc., together with its affiliates (Ziegler), is a privately held specialty investment bank with unique expertise in complex credit structures and advisory services. Nationally, Ziegler is ranked as one of the leading investment banking firms in its specialty sectors of healthcare, senior living, religion, and education, as well as general municipal and structured finance. Headquartered in Chicago, IL with regional and branch offices throughout the U.S., Ziegler provides its clients with capital raising, corporate finance, FHA/HUD, strategic advisory services and research. Ziegler serves institutional and individual investors through its wealth management and capital markets distribution channels.
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