Our Team

Executive Team

Jack Eskenazi

Jack Eskenazi

Founder & Sr Vice President
jack@ahcteam.com

Jack Eskenazi founded American Healthcare Capital in 1990 and HealthCare Receivable Lenders in 2014 after ending a prosperous real estate career that spanned over twenty five years. He is a graduate of Riverside Military Academy, Ohio State University, and UCLA’s School of Business. He was a pro-bono Adjunct Professor at Cal State Northridge University, teaching from his book “Valuations of Real Estate and Business Opportunities.” Subsequently, the University bestowed an honorary degree for his civic contribution as a Civil Rights Commissioner for the State of California. Today, Jack is active in all aspects of AHC, with a vison to expand its services to other financial services and products.

Jennifer Le

Jennifer Le

Managing Vice President
  • Valuations and Buyside Engagements
jennifer@ahcteam.com

Jennifer Le joined American HealthCare Capital in 2009. She has a B.S. degree from the University of California, Irvine. As Managing Vice President, Jennifer oversees all staff and operations. She is also involved in sales and marketing of all listings. During her tenure at AHC, she has gained an expertise in valuation of all types of healthcare businesses, large and small. She has represented both buyers and sellers in hundreds of transactions.

Stephanie Carton

Stephanie Carton

General Manager & Vice President
  • Administrative Services
  • Valuations and Buyside Engagements
stephanie@ahcteam.com

Stephanie Carton inaugurated her career shortly after attending Baruch College – Zicklin School of Business. Her skill sets are in the implementation of management systems, in concert with marketing philosophies and objectives. Mrs. Carton has international experience and is fluent in French and Spanish, serving as AHC’s bridge between our international buyers and sellers. She and her staff preserve transparency to maintain total clarity, minimizing any possible risks for oversights.

Vice Presidents

Mike Moran

Mike Moran

  • Behavioral Health & I/DD
  • Home Health, Wound Care, and LTC
mmoran@ahcteam.com

Mike Moran, our Executive Vice President, comes from the world of niche investment companies, in which he gained M&A experience in hospitality, software, and real estate. He has a B.S. in Finance and Psychology from Syracuse University. Mike has been a key team member since 2015 and has closed a number of transactions in Behavioral Health, I/DD, Home Health, Medical Staffing, and Long Term Care. He also has a strong footprint within Wound Care and other emerging modalities. Mike is Senior Loan Officer at our financing subsidiary, Healthcare Receivable Lenders, and remains one of our top producing M&A advisors.

Andre Ulloa

Andre Ulloa

  • Pharmacy
  • Home Health/Hospice
andre@ahcteam.com

Andre Ulloa specializes in Pharmacy and Home Health/Hospice. He also works in Urgent Care/Clinics and Dermatology. He graduated with a B.A. degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and is bilingual in English and Spanish. Along with sell-side and buy-side representation, Andre can assist clients with debt financing. Prior to joining American HealthCare Capital, he was a Principal at an investment bank. As an agent of a registered broker-dealer, he was helping lower middle market clients with financial transactions including capital raises, debt restructurings, and sell-side and buy-side acquisition projects.

Kirk Bodaghi

Kirk Bodaghi

  • Hospice
  • Clinics
kirk@ahcteam.com

Kirk Bodaghi joined American HealthCare Capital in 2010. As a Vice President, he works with both buyers and sellers to close transactions, specializing in hospice and clinic deals. Prior to joining American Healthcare Capital, Kirk worked in Strategic Business Development and Marketing at several companies, and served in staff positions in medical start up technology firms. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California Berkeley. He is available for consultation on transactions of any size, large or small.

Alan Hymowitz

Alan Hymowitz

  • Pharmacy
  • Home Infusion
alan@ahcteam.com

Alan Hymowitz specializes in all types of Pharmacy and Home Health Care. He has more than 25 years of extensive experience in home infusion, specialty pharmacy, and home health care, both as an owner and manager. With his past successes in business development, due diligence analysis, managing turnaround projects, and as an owner, Alan is highly qualified in the valuation process for mergers and acquisitions. Prior to AHC, he worked for several large regional and national companies. He served on the Los Angeles Home Care Council as Vice President and President for almost 10 years.

Irwin Frank

Irwin Frank

  • Home Health
  • Home Care
irwin@ahcteam.com

Irwin Frank has been in the Healthcare Mergers & Acquisitions business for over 30 years. Prior to that, he was a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy and in Aerospace Management. He holds a BSEE from the University of New Mexico and an MSEE from the University of Southern California.

Michael Bass

Michael Bass

  • DME, O&P, and PT
  • Diagnostics
michael@ahcteam.com

Michael Bass, MBA, CPA has over 25 years of Mergers & Acquisitions experience in healthcare. He was an officer for a national public Orthotic & Prosthetic company that acquired many facilities. Following the sale of this company to a larger public national O&P company, Michael represented O&P companies in sales, and also developed strong experience representing Outpatient Rehabilitation and other types of Therapy Services companies. He has a strong network of national and regional corporate buyers in O&P and Physical Therapy, as well as Private Equity Groups focusing on healthcare services.

Dr. Michael Murphy

Dr. Michael Murphy

  • Medical Director
  • Long Term Care
michael.murphy@ahcteam.com

Dr. Michael A. Murphy serves as Vice President and Medical Director at AHC providing transaction advisory services to payers, providers and healthcare technology companies on the buy side and sell side. He brings years of experience as a HealthCare consultant with several large national companies. Dr. Murphy also served as a Research Fellow at the Middlesex and University College Medical School, Oxford University and University of California, San Diego, where he conducted primary research in mitochondrial degenerative, muscular, neurological and psychiatric diseases. He practiced medicine following completion of his medical school education at Trinity College, Dublin and later obtained a Masters in Sciences in Neurochemistry from The Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, London.

David Feuer

David Feuer

  • Long Term Care Pharmacy
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
david@ahcteam.com

David Feuer has more than 20 years of experience in Medical Mergers and Acquisitions and as an accomplished owner and executive of multi-million dollar medical and non-medical companies. With his long time expertise in Wholesale & Retail Pharmacies, Hospice, Medical Devises, Long Term Care facilities and other specialties, he can help companies in growth mode to fulfill their upside potential. David has the experience and expertise to help enhance the value of your company, and he understands the intricacies involved in selling both small and large companies.

Jonathan Jaffe

Jonathan Jaffe

  • Corporate Finance
  • Dental & Opthamology Practices
jonathan@ahcteam.com

After graduating from Fordham Law School, Jonathan Jaffe entered the investment banking world by specializing in corporate finance and Mergers & Acquisitions with a special emphasis in the sale of national dental practices and finance. He has been an investment advisor at several large firms, including J.P. Morgan and Credit Suisse. Today, Mr. Jaffe oversees all loan production at AHC from his San Francisco office, processing over $100 Million in loan applications yearly for Term Loans, Accounts Receivable Loans, SBA Loans and Mezzanine financing. He also maintains a strong presence in Dental M&A transactions.

Kathrine Eldridge, D.D.S.

Kathrine Eldridge, D.D.S.

  • Dental Consultant
kathy@ahcteam.com

Dr. Eldridge joined AHC in 2016. As a dentist and former practice owner, she understands the intricacies involved in both buying and selling dental practices. Prior to joining the American Healthcare Capital team, Dr. Eldridge operated a general dentistry practice in Southern California. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Biology from Stanford University (1991) and a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry (1998).

Sam Bludyan

Sam Bludyan

  • Strategic Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Assisted Living Facilities
sam@ahcteam.com

For over 17 years, prior to embarking on a career in Healthcare Investments, Sam Bludyan was an entrepreneur and business owner. Having vast experience as a principal and proprietor of healthcare related enterprises, Sam is uniquely positioned to identify current business trends and to effectively evaluate healthcare opportunities. His refreshing style and comfort with taking on even the most difficult challenges make Sam an outstanding advocate for his clients, whether they are buyers or sellers of Healthcare Opportunities.

John Nugent

John Nugent

  • National Accounts Manager
  • Home Health/Hospice
jnugent@ahcteam.com

John Nugent is a Louisiana Tech University Graduate and a MIT Sloan School of Business Executive Management Program Graduate. John was the driving force at Amedisys as its Chief Development Officer until his recent retirement. John can provide strategic planning for public and private companies looking to expand organically or through acquisition. He looks forward to working with you and is available for further consultation when needed.

Sara Medley

Sara Medley

  • Generalist
sara@ahcteam.com

Sara Medley specializes in consultation, strategic business development, and exit planning for all types of healthcare companies. Prior to joining AHC, she was one of the lead Mergers and Acquisition Advisors at a worldwide Business Brokerage firm in which she successfully negotiated and closed several multi-million dollar transactions. Additionally, she has over 20 years of experience in the Real Estate industry, working with Sellers, Buyers, Investors, PEGS and REIT's in the Residential, Commercial and Business areas.

Of Counsel

John Rivas

John Rivas

  • National HealthCare Attorney & Consultant
john@ahcteam.com

John J. Rivas provides legal representation to clients in the areas of health care transactions, Stark and Antikickback issues, Medicare/Medicaid Overpayment cases, and Medicaid/Medicare fraud matters. In addition to state court, he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. John's practice includes the representation of licensed health professionals and entities in practice and business matters, as well as their representation and defense before their respective state licensure and peer review boards. John is a member of the Texas Association of Home Care and the American Health Lawyers Association. His degrees include Juris Doctor, 1993, Texas Tech University School of Law and B.A. in English, 1989, University of Texas at Austin. Bar Admissions: Texas, 1993; New York, 2013; U.S. District Court Western District of Texas.