James R. King

Managing Director

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Cain Brothers Experience

Jamie King is a senior banker in the Firm’s Health Systems M&A Group and leads Cain Brothers’ Ambulatory Surgery Centers Advisory practice. Mr. King joined Cain Brothers in 2005 and has over 19 years’ experience advising on an array of transactions including sales, acquisitions, mergers, joint ventures, nonprofit conversions, valuations, restructurings, divestitures, recapitalizations, and private placements of debt and equity. Mr. King’s notable transactions include the financing and acquisition of HCA’s interest in OU Medical System by OU Medicine, the divestiture of Saltzer Medical Group from St. Luke’s Health System, the sale of Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners, the sale of Health Inventures to Surgical Care Affiliates, the investment by Irving Place Capital in National Surgical Healthcare, the sale of the American Institute of Gastric Banding to USPI, the merger of Sun Health into Banner Health, and the recapitalization and acquisition by HealthCare Partners of JSA Healthcare Corporation.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining Cain Brothers, Mr. King was at Sorenson Capital, a middle market private equity firm focused on leveraged buyouts and growth equity investments in small and middle market companies across various industries, including healthcare, distribution, and services. Prior to Sorenson Capital, Mr. King was at Lehman Brothers in that firm’s Global Healthcare Group, where he focused on supporting M&A advisory and public equity and debt capital transactions for clients in the healthcare services and medical technology sectors.


Mr. King earned a BS in Finance from Brigham Young University.