NEW YORK, March 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ASGARD Partners & Co. ("ASGARD") is pleased to announce that Jeff Eichel has joined the firm's New York office as a Principal in its Advisory Group. His responsibilities will include transaction execution as well as providing strategic and operational advice to clients and the firm's portfolio companies.
Robert Beall, Co-Founder and COO of ASGARD stated, "Our commitment to constantly improve and develop as an organization is critical to our success. Bringing Jeff onboard is an important step in furthering our mission to serve clients with strategic and operational needs, helping them create lasting value. We are very fortunate to have such a talented individual join our team."
Jeff spent several years as a Manager with Ernst & Young, focusing on operational transformations and turnarounds, serving healthcare and life sciences clients across North America. Most recently, Jeff was a Principal at a healthcare advisory and information technology company, where he advised hospitals across the United States on financial performance improvement and transaction advisory services. Jeff's legal background, extensive leadership, and consulting experience will be critical in helping ASGARD's clients address some of their toughest business challenges.
"I'm incredibly excited to join ASGARD because I believe in the team, the values, and the platform. No other firm in the lower middle market can help companies execute transactions, and also prepare for future transactions, addressing their most critical strategic and operational issues, with the level of skill and dedication as ASGARD," said Jeff.
Head of ASGARD's Advisory Group, Nicholas Desjardins, comments, "We are very pleased to welcome Jeff to ASGARD. Jeff's experience, particularly in the healthcare space, in helping companies think through challenging strategic and financial questions, will further enhance ASGARD's ability to bring this level of critical thinking to our clients and help us serve them."
About ASGARD Partners & Co.
ASGARD Partners & Co. is a next generation financial firm combining private equity investments and capital markets advisory into one platform to better and more effectively serve portfolio companies, clients and investors. ASGARD believes business is a powerful platform that can change the world for the better and is committed to serving entrepreneurs, companies, and investors that share this belief. The partners at ASGARD have collectively arranged and advised on more than $65 billion in transactions and have proven expertise across a wide spectrum of advisory services. ASGARD brings multi-functional capabilities to its clients and enables them to navigate their capital and growth decisions effectively. For more information, visit https://asgardpartners.com.
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