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Mark Surowiak

  • Director
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Biography

Mark is a Director in the Philadelphia office with over 15 years of experience in mergers & acquisitions, private placements and financial advisory services.   While Mark's primary focus includes clients in the health and medical industry, his experience spans a broad range of industries, including government and defense contracting, manufacturing and outsourced business services sectors.  Prior to investment banking, he enjoyed a career in the social services field.

Previously, Mark served over 10 years as a senior investment banking professional in Morgan Stanley Smith Barney’s Capital Strategies Group.  Over his career, Mark has focused on developing deep credentials and expertise in the sale and recapitalization of privately held businesses.

 

Education

Illinois State University - BS - Business Administration

Registrations & Affiliations

FINRA - Series 7, 63 and 79 Registered Securities Representative

Industry Coverage

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity has slowed substantially in year-to-date (YTD) 2020 with seven transactions announced or completed compared to 25 transactions in YTD 2019.  However, as Q2 closes, the substantial amount of private equity dry powder presents a favorable backdrop for deal activity to rebound in the Healthcare Staffing industry.Read more

The current pandemic has necessitated additional healthcare professionals, resulting in unprecedented surges of demand as healthcare organizations face an influx of new patients.  In addition, regular healthcare staff have been directly impacted by the coronavirus, with implications including overtime, sick family members, and school closures.Read more

Our newly released Q1 Behavioral Healthcare Services report discusses current industry dynamics as well as merger and acquisition (M&A) trends and activity through March 2020.  Amid instability caused by the fast-spreading coronavirus and subsequent dips in the financial markets, the Behavioral Healthcare Services industry stands out as a recession-resilient sector and a safe haven for M&A opportunities and investors.Read more