Brentwood, Tenn. (October 13, 2020) – LifePoint Health®, a leading healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier®, today announced that Evan Keyser has been appointed senior vice president and chief development officer for the organization, effective October 1. In this important role, Keyser will oversee LifePoint’s growth strategy and lead the overall development initiatives, strategic acquisitions and partnerships for the organization.
“Evan’s experience in managing complex healthcare transactions will be a tremendous asset to our organization, and we are confident that he is the right person to drive the company’s growth strategy moving forward,” said David Dill, president and chief executive officer of LifePoint Health. “With Evan leading our development efforts, we look forward to continuing to grow our footprint and further differentiate LifePoint as the partner of choice.”
A distinguished leader with an extensive investment banking background, Keyser comes to LifePoint from Citi where he spent nearly the last 10 years, most recently serving as a director in the company’s Global Healthcare Investment Banking Group. During his tenure, Keyser was involved in the successful execution of numerous capital raising events and M&A transactions for prominent healthcare organizations, with an aggregate value of approximately $150 billion. Before joining Citi, Keyser was part of the healthcare investment banking groups at Stifel and Cowen.
Keyser earned a Bachelor of Science in architectural engineering from Kansas State University and a Master of Business Administration from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University.
About LifePoint Health
LifePoint Health is a leading healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier®. Through its subsidiaries, it provides quality inpatient, outpatient and post-acute services close to home. LifePoint owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers and post-acute facilities across the country. It is the sole community healthcare provider in the majority of the non-urban communities it serves. More information about the company can be found at www.LifePointHealth.net.