Anthony Kesman

Senior Executive Advisor

Anthony Kesman

Senior Executive Advisor

 
Between 2006 and 2012, Tony served as a Senior Partner as well as a member of the general partner and investment committee at Linden LLC, a Chicago-based private equity group focused exclusively on the healthcare and life science industries. Earlier, he worked as President of the care continuum products and services group and a Corporate Vice President of distribution for Allegiance Healthcare Corp., a subsidiary of Cardinal Health prior to its acquisition. Additionally, Tony was with Baxter International for 10 years as President of health system, President of Edward’s critical care division and General Manager of the ValueLink Business Center. Tony began his career at American Hospital Supply Corporation prior to its acquisition by Baxter International.

Tony serves, or has served, on the boards of Cranial Technologies, Scrip Products Corporation, BarrierSafe Solutions International, Drayer Physical Therapy Institute, Focused Health Solutions, MedAssist, Suture Express, Southern Anesthesia & Surgical, LLC, and the First National Bank of Brookfield (Illinois). Additionally, he was a Founding Director of Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, Source Medical Corporation, and a Director of the Health Industry Distributors Association Educational Foundation. He is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago, Board of Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, the Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute as well as its finance committee, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, and Junior Achievement of Chicago.

Tony received a B.B.A degree in marketing from the University of Iowa and his M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.