Bart Plank is the Co-Head of Healthcare Public Finance at Cain Brothers, a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets. In addition to management responsibilities, Mr. Plank serves as a lead banker on all manner of financing transactions related to hospitals and post-acute care providers. Prior to Key’s acquisition of Cain Brothers, Mr. Plank served as a member of the Cain Brothers’ Executive Committee and Commitment Committee.
Mr. Plank joined Cain Brothers in 1997 and has over 23 years’ experience advising tax-exempt healthcare borrowers in capital raising transactions. Mr. Plank’s notable transactions include: advising Oklahoma University of Medicine on over $2 billion of bridge loan and permanent financing related to its purchase of a joint venture interest from HCA and related capital projects, advising MaineHealth on financing and swap transactions in excess of $1 billion, serving as lead banker on Prime Healthcare Foundation’s inaugural $275 million public bond offering, and serving as underwriter on approximately $5 billion of tax-exempt healthcare bond issuance from 2010 to 2017. Prior to his underwriting role at Cain Brothers, Mr. Plank spent several years advising tax-exempt healthcare entities on several billion dollars in notional amount of derivative transactions.
Prior to joining Cain Brothers, Mr. Plank was an Analyst at Dillon Read in that firm’s Public Finance Group, where he focused on supporting tax-exempt and taxable financings for large municipal borrowers. Mr. Plank earned a BA in Economics from Middlebury College.