Ken Benton joined Ziegler’s healthcare investment banking team in 2017. He specializes in mergers and acquisitions, strategic advisory and capital formation engagements for Ziegler’s middle-market healthcare client base. Ken focuses on providers at all stages of the continuum of care as well as information technology and managed care entities.
Prior to Ziegler, Ken was a vice president at Hammond Hanlon Camp LLC (H2C), an independent, healthcare-focused strategic advisory and investment banking firm. Prior to H2C, Ken worked in the healthcare groups of boutique firms Scott-Macon Ltd. and Navigant Capital Advisors. In these roles, Ken advised on M&A, equity and debt capital raises and restructurings to middle-market healthcare clients with a particular focus on serving healthcare providers and payors, both for-profit and not-for-profit.
Ken earned a joint J.D./M.B.A. degree in finance from Emory University. He earned a B.A. degree from Williams College, where he majored in political economy. Ken holds Series 7, 63 and 79 securities licenses.