Ben Szanto is an Associate at Waud Capital Partners, a growth-oriented middle market private equity firm based in Chicago, where he focuses on the firm’s partnerships with healthcare services businesses. Previously, Ben was an Analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Jefferies in New York, where he advised clients across several industries including industrials, healthcare, real estate, and media.
Ben graduated with high distinction from the University of Michigan in 2013 with a B.B.A. in Finance & Accounting and a B.A. in Economics.
Ben also volunteers as a Mentor Coach with ANY, mentoring a first-generation college student at Loyola University Chicago.