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CHILDS Advisory Partners Adds Managing Director to Expand Healthcare Services Practice

Atlanta, GA, June 17, 2014 – CHILDS Advisory Partners is pleased to announce that Ross DeDeyn has joined the firm as a Managing Director – Healthcare to advise growth-oriented healthcare services companies. Over the last decade, Ross has worked on healthcare transactions totaling over $4 billion in enterprise value.

Prior to CHILDS, Ross worked in the Atlanta office of Memphis-based Duncan-Williams, Inc., a middle-market investment bank, providing merger and acquisition advisory services in the healthcare and business services industries.

Previously, Ross was with Piper Jaffray’s Healthcare Team in New York where he executed equity capital markets and merger and acquisition transactions for public and private companies in the healthcare services space. Before Piper Jaffray, Ross began his career in investment banking with the UBS Healthcare Team in New York. He holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a JD from the University of Georgia School of Law.

Jim Childs, Managing Director, commented, “We are very pleased to have Ross join our team. Healthcare is a very important sector to us and fits perfectly with our focus on advising high growth outsourcing services and technology firms. As the leading advisor to healthcare IT services firms, it is a natural next step to expand into healthcare services and technology sub-sectors. Ross brings sector expertise, big bank experience and the entrepreneurial DNA that we value at CHILDS.”

Ross can be reached at or 404.751.3018.



About CHILDS Advisory Partners

CHILDS Advisory Partners provides exceptional investment banking services to high‐performing business services and technology companies. Our unique combination of global sector focus, process excellence and strength of team allow us to achieve successful outcomes for our clients. Collectively, our senior bankers have executed over 450 M&A and financing transactions. CHILDS is a member of FINRA and SIPC and is a registered broker‐dealer.

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