Rex Burgdorfer
Rex BurgdorferVice President
Phone: 312.506.3006


Rex has over a decade of investment banking and strategic financial advisory services experience.  He has advised all forms of nonprofit hospital systems on merger and acquisition transactions, including community 501(c)3’s, religious-sponsored, and local government hospital clients.  Rex was previously with Morgan Stanley and holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Select Publications

  • “The Rise of Hospital Joint Ventures.” Waller Lansden. April 2015.
  • “Continuing a Non-Profit Hospital’s Charitable Mission through Mergers and Acquisitions.” The Governance Institute. April 2015.
  • “Critical Issues in Hospital Mergers and Acquisitions.” McDermott Will & Emery Special Report. September 2014.
  • “The Expanding Range of Strategic Alternatives Available in Hospital System Mergers and Acquisitions.” The Governance Institute. August 2014.
  • “Hospital Merger and Acquisition Transactions: A Focus on Retiring Liabilities.” The Governance Institute. October 2013.
  • “Hospital and Health System Transactions: 10 Key Legal and Business Issues.” American Law Institute. May 2013.
  • “Michigan is a hotbed of acquisition activity.” The Healthcare Investor. November 2012.
  • “Current Trends in Hospital Mergers and Acquisitions.” Healthcare Financial Management. March 2012.
  • “20 Best Practices for Healthcare M&A.” Becker’s Hospital Review. January 2012.
  • “Community Considerations for Hospital Transactions.” The Governance Institute. September 2011.
  • “Hospital Consolidation Trends in Today’s Healthcare Environment.” The Governance Institute. Standalone White Paper. Summer 2010.