Jack Dudick has joined Raymond James in the US as a Managing Director and Head of Healthcare Real Estate. Dudick brings more than 15 years’ broad industry experience to the role.
Prior to joining Raymond James Financial* this year, Jack Dudick was a Director at real estate capital intermediary HFF for two years. In this role, he was responsible for the establishment of national healthcare capital markets platform comprised of investment sales, debt/equity placement and real estate advisory. Previously, Dudick spent more than 12 years at healthcare real estate firm Lillibridge Healthcare Services, where he worked his way up to the position of Senior Vice-President. Between 1997 and 1999 Dudick was a Senior Consultant at Arthur Andersen, prior to which he graduated from the University of Notre Dame.
As the Managing Director of Raymond James’ Healthcare Finance group, Dudick will head up the group’s Healthcare Real Estate practice. Dudick brings more than 15 years’ experience facilitating over $1 billion of healthcare real estate acquisition, development, joint venture, and M&A transactions to the group. His appointment furthers the firm’s offerings in a spread of healthcare expertise across a continuum of clients nationwide, including the firm’s healthcare investment banking platform that has focused on delivering not-for-profit healthcare solutions for over 300 client engagements since 2010.
“Jack’s experience in the real estate and healthcare finance sectors make him a natural fit for our team and a strategic partner to clients,” comments Rob Baird, Executive Vice-President and Head of Public Finance/Debt Investment Banking at Raymond James. “Adding his knowledge of both disciplines to our seasoned team of professionals strengthens the superior counsel and service we provide all clients.”
Joe Beck, Managing Director and co-Head of the Healthcare Finance group, adds: “Jack has been successful at quickly growing practices and is a great fit to shepherd our continued steady growth. His unique perspective will be a great asset to clients and to the team as we expand the reach of our full-service platform.”
* Raymond James Financial is a financial services firm with more than 2,600 locations across the US, Canada and internationally. The firm employs 6,500 financial advisors, managing 2.7 million client accounts with a total asset value estimated to be $489 billion.