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Edgemont Capital Partners Introduces Kojo Appenteng as Head of Its Healthcare Technology Investment Banking Franchise


Capital Partners
, a leading independent healthcare-focused
investment banking firm, announced that Kojo Appenteng has joined the
firm to build and lead its Healthcare Information Technology (HCIT)
Investment Banking franchise.

Mr. Appenteng brings deep knowledge of M&A and corporate finance, along
with extensive insights from almost 20 years of industry experience. He
has executed transactions worth over $20bn in aggregate valuation across
the HCIT industry.

Most recently, Kojo Appenteng led the HCIT Investment Banking franchise
at Credit Suisse, where during his tenure he led transformative
transactions across the healthcare technology landscape, including
provider-focused, payor-focused, pharma-focused, and consumer-focused
digital health solutions. Prior to Credit Suisse, Kojo worked with the
investment banking and M&A groups at Harris Williams and Morgan Stanley.
He started his career in Software Engineering.

Mr. Appenteng will be leading Edgemont's high-caliber, experienced
specialist team in advising growth-oriented HCIT companies. "Over the 17
years since Edgemont was founded, we have focused solely on companies
leading the transformation in the dynamic healthcare market," said David
Blume, Co-founder of Edgemont Capital. "Digital health continues to be
an active sector and one in which we see tremendous opportunities for
our investment banking clients. Kojo's vast experience and intimate
knowledge of the healthcare IT deal market is a great addition to our

"It is very exciting to welcome Kojo to Edgemont," said Jeff Swearingen,
Co-founder of Edgemont Capital. "Kojo brings experience, relationships,
and deep expertise across both healthcare and technology – a unique
skill set and perspective that we are excited to have at Edgemont. We
look forward to partnering with him as we continue to extend our

Kojo will be based in New York, alongside the rest of the Edgemont team.

Mr. Appenteng holds an MBA from Kellogg School of Management,
Northwestern University, a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from
Bowling Green, and a diploma in Impact Investing from Oxford University.

With 25 professionals, Edgemont Capital Partners is one of the largest
healthcare-focused teams in the investment banking market. The firm has
executed over 125 healthcare transactions across the healthcare and life
sciences industry.

About Edgemont Capital Partners

Edgemont Capital Partners is a leading middle market healthcare
investment bank. Edgemont provides unsurpassed mergers and acquisitions
(M&A) and financing advisory services supported by its deep healthcare
industry knowledge and extensive transaction expertise. Merger and
Acquisition transactions are complex and the business of healthcare is
complicated. When the stakes are highest and achieving the optimal
result is critical, rely on a healthcare M&A specialist with the depth
of healthcare industry knowledge and proven transaction expertise that
can only come from focus and experience. Learn more at

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