Torres joins the firm with over 16 years of leadership experience in global M&A and strategic advisory assignments for healthcare organizations. During his most recent role as Co-Head of Healthcare Investment Banking at FocalPoint Partners, he advised on transactions such as CenExel Clinical Research’s (a Webster Equity Partners portfolio company) acquisition of Apex Innovative Sciences, Floyd Health System’s merger with Atrium Health and United Urology Group’s (an Audax Private Equity portfolio company) acquisition of Arizona Urology Specialists, among many others. 

Scott Wieler, CEO, DC Advisory US, commented: “Healthcare presents an incredible opportunity for us to expand our audience and deepen our relationships with financial sponsors, globally. Hector’s coverage includes hospitals, health systems, physicians practice management organizations and sub and post-acute care providers. This expertise complements Manish Gupta, who joined us in May 2022, and our existing high-performing team. We are delighted to have him on board and assist his clients with their most important transactions."

Hector M. Torres, Managing Director, DC Advisory US, said: “I am absolutely thrilled to join one of the leading global M&A and strategic advisory platforms, and bring a differentiated level of client service and healthcare industry expertise to an ever-increasing array of top tier healthcare organizations and financial sponsors, both domestically and abroad.”

This marks the 12th senior hire to the global firm in the past 24 months DC Advisory continues to invest in the acquisition of top talent across multiple sectors and product areas – bringing its total Managing Director count to 100+ across 22 international offices, with 650+ bankers.

Managing Director hires in the US in the past 20 months including: Manish Gupta (Healthcare); Gretchen Tibbitts (Media & Telecom); Ellis Chaplin (Aerospace, Defense & Government Services); Darren Gange (Consumer, Leisure & Retail); Todd Wilson (Industrials); John Lanza (Business & Tech-Enabled Services); and Tom Krasnewich (Industrials). 


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