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Daren Bell


520 Pike Street Suite 1505 Seattle, WA 98101
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Daren Bell is a Director in Ziegler’s senior living investment banking group, based out of Seattle, WA.  His 15-year investment banking career has been dedicated to the not-for-profit sector.  Since joining Ziegler in 2014, Daren’s primary focus has been on serving not-for-profit senior living organizations throughout the western U.S.  

Daren brings extensive senior living experience, working on complex financings across a full spectrum of projects, including new campus financings, expansion and repositioning financing, and restructurings.  Additionally, Daren is well versed in all avenues of capital sources, including fixed- and variable-rate bond financings, tax-exempt and taxable debt, limited and private placements, as well as a plethora of bank capital structures.  Daren is an expert in capital planning, strategic planning, finance structuring and restructuring, credit analysis, covenant structuring, and a variety of other relevant services.

Throughout his tenure at Ziegler, Daren has helped bring more than 85 senior living financings to market, totaling nearly $5.0 billion in par amount.

Daren received a B.A. in business administration with a concentration in finance from Western Washington University.  He holds Series 7, 63 and 79 licenses.