Brent has over 25 years of experience leading development, strategy, investment banking and legal teams to accomplish the strategic goals of national, regional, and community-based healthcare organizations. He was previously Head of Healthcare Strategic Advisory at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, with responsibility for all not-for-profit healthcare M&A coverage at the firm. Prior to joining BofAML, Brent led the Acquisition & Development department at Tenet Healthcare Corporation, serving as a key member of Tenet’s executive team, advising on strategic direction and responsible for execution of the company’s strategic transactions. Earlier in his career, Brent practiced law at Norton Rose Fulbright with an active practice in healthcare, tax, non-profit, private equity and corporate M&A law.
Brent earned a B.B.A. (Accounting) from Baylor University, a J.D. from Baylor School of Law and an LL.M. (Taxation) from New York University School of Law. He also completed the Harvard Business School Executive Education Program in Managing Healthcare Delivery.