Cain Brothers Investment Bankers to the Healthcare Industry

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Co-Founder & Chairman, New York

Jim is a founder of Cain Brothers and served as CEO through 2009. Jim is Chairman of the Board and a member of the firm's Executive Committee and is actively engaged with many of the firm's clients and the nation's leading healthcare providers.

Jim's industry knowledge and leadership talents have been developed over 41 years of health care finance experience gained while at Blyth Eastman Dillon, Salomon Brothers, and, since founding the firm with his brother in 1982, at Cain Brothers. Emphasizing a strong "relationship" orientation with his clients, Jim has worked with many of the nation's leading health care providers including Catholic Healthcare West, Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Health System, and Riverside Health System in Virginia. During his career, all of which has been in health care capital finance, Jim has participated as the investment banker or financial advisor in all types of capital financing for health care clients, as well as merger and acquisition transactions.

Jim grew up in Holyoke, Massachusetts and is a 1972 graduate of Harvard College.