Avant Healthcare Professionals Acquired by Jackson Healthcare

Investment Banking, IT & Professional Services, Staffing, Consulting

January 2018 — By

Ponte Vedra, FL, Jan. 29, 2018 – Harbor View Advisors is pleased to announce that Avant Healthcare Professionals has been acquired by Jackson Healthcare, a leading provider of healthcare staffing, search and technology services.

Avant, a pioneer in the field of international recruitment and placement of healthcare professionals, makes long-term matches between qualified international clinical professionals and client healthcare facilities in the United States. In addition to its recruiting and placement services, Avant provides exceptional preparation and support for its healthcare professionals through the Company’s clinical and cultural transitions training, complemented by personalized, ongoing support.

Avant’s CEO and Founder, Shari Costantini, is a renowned expert in the healthcare industry. She founded Avant based on her vision for creating supportive work environments where healthcare workers thrive and improve healthcare outcomes. Avant has been celebrated as one of the top 50 fastest growing women-led companies and listed in the Inc. 5000 numerous times.

Prior to the transaction, Avant was a portfolio company of LFE Capital. During LFE’s ownership, Avant recruited and placed more than 1,800 nurses, physical and occupational therapists in healthcare institutions across the United States while growing at a 45% annual rate.

Harbor View Advisors served as the exclusive financial advisor to Avant Healthcare Professionals.

To learn more about the acquisition please see the full release from Jackson Healthcare.

Harbor View Advisors provides M&A advisory, turnkey corporate development and strategic consulting to software and technology-enabled business services companies. Our unique approach combines the strategic thinking of a consulting firm with the execution experience of an investment bank to provide clients with the full spectrum of guidance they need to achieve their goals. Whether you are seeking a path to liquidity for your business or are looking to strengthen your corporate development program, we work with your leadership team to solve your toughest challenges.