Richard Blann

Managing Director

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Cain Brothers Experience

Rich Blann is a senior banker in the Firm’s Corporate M&A Advisory practice. Mr. Blann joined Cain Brothers (KeyBanc Capital Markets) in 2014 and has 17 years of Mergers & Acquisitions experience advising both public and private companies in a variety of merger and acquisition, capital raising and strategic advisory transactions. Mr. Blann’s recent notable transactions include a capital investment in Riverside Radiology and Interventional Associates by Excellere Partners, the sale of Island Medical Management to New Mountain Capital, a capital investment in Lone Peak Dental Group by Tailwind Capital, a recapitalization of North American Dental Group by ABRY Partners and the sale of Ceridian’s COBRA business to Wageworks.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining KeyBanc Capital Markets, Mr. Blann was a Senior Vice President at Jefferies in that firm’s M&A Group providing execution advisory services across a variety of industries. Mr. Blann’s prior experience also includes working as a Vice President and Associate at Rothschild Inc. in that firm’s Global M&A Group where he joined after receiving his MBA. Mr. Blann began his investment banking career as an Analyst working at Lazard and Wasserstein Perella.


Mr. Blann graduated with Honors from Brandeis University with a BA in Economics and American Studies and earned his MBA from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern’s School of Business.