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Managing Director



Jeff Saxton is a Managing Director and senior member of the Healthcare group at Lazard.

Representative transactions include advising:

  • Office Ally on its sale to Francisco Partners
  • Genuine Health on its growth investment from Crestline Investors
  • Contessa Health on its sale to Amedisys (NASDAQ: AMED)
  • Friday Health Plans on its growth capital financing from Peloton Equity and Leadenhall Capital Partners
  • Orthopaedic & Neurosurgery Specialists on its growth capital investment from Kohlberg & Company
  • Citizens Rx on its minority recapitalization with Cornell Capital
  • National Pharmaceutical Services on its sale to Diplomat (NYSE:DPLO)
  • Toxicology Holdings (dba DrugScan and DSI Medical) on its sale to ACM Global Laboratories
  • Alternative Biomedical Solutions on its sale to Centre Lane Partners
  • Veridicus Holdings on its sale to Magellan Health (NASDAQ:MGLN)
  • Millennium Health on its debt restructuring and subsequent divestiture of RxAnte to UPMC Enterprises
  • Professional Case Management on its dividend recapitalization with Summit Partners
  • MEDTOX Scientific (NASDAQ:MTOX) on its sale to Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH)
  • Ernest Health on its sale to Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW)

Prior to joining Lazard, Mr. Saxton was in the Healthcare investment banking group at Wachovia Securities working on a variety of advisory and corporate finance transactions in the healthcare services industry. Mr. Saxton previously worked at Legg Mason Capital Markets as an Associate Analyst in the Healthcare Services Equity Research group, where he focused on the managed care industry. Mr. Saxton started his career in the United States Marine Corps as an infantry officer, achieving the rank of Captain.

Mr. Saxton holds a Master of Business Administration from the Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Miami University.

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