Nathan Bays Joins Cain Brothers to Expand the Firm’s Coverage of Tax-Exempt Health Systems and Hospitals

April 13, 2017

Cain Brothers, a pre-eminent investment bank focused exclusively on healthcare, has announced that Nathan Bays has joined the Firm as a Managing Director in the Firm’s Health Systems Mergers and Acquisitions Group.  Mr. Bays will focus on strategic transaction advisory engagements with health systems, academic medical centers, community hospitals, and physician networks and groups. Mr. Bays will also assist the Firm’s Corporate Finance team based on his extensive relationships in the venture capital community and healthcare information technology sector.

Mr. Bays brings over 10 years of healthcare industry experience to the Cain Brothers team.  He has an extensive background in serving as a strategic advisor on policy, governance and healthcare innovation as well as legal counsel to hospitals and health systems.  Previously, Mr. Bays was General Counsel and Executive Director of The Health Management Academy.  Before joining The Health Management Academy, he served as legal counsel to hospitals, health systems and corporate clients on regulatory and transactional matters. Mr. Bays graduated from East Tennessee State University, with a degree in Finance, and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Wake Forest University School of Law.

Carsten Beith, Co-Head of Cain Brothers’ Health Systems M&A Group said, “Nathan is a welcome addition to our highly capable and respected industry-leading team.  He brings exceptional experience within the health systems and physician group industries which will enable us to expand our successful franchise.”

“Cain Brothers occupies a unique position in healthcare investment banking, serving as a trusted advisor to the leadership of healthcare organizations across the country,” said Mr. Bays. “I look forward to collaborating with the team of senior-level advisory bankers at Cain Brothers to advise health system and physician group leadership teams as they navigate the evolving care-delivery environment.”

For more information please contact:

Nathan Bays, (646) 205-0262,

Danielle LeBenger, (212) 981-6939,