Mr. Calton is Head of Healthcare M&A at Farlie Turner & Company and manages the firm's Nashville office. His background includes both financing (public and private) and merger & acquisition advisory assignments in healthcare and other industries.
Prior to joining Farlie turner, Mr. Calton was a Managing Director with the Jordan Edmiston Group where he led the firm's coverage of the healthcare IT, healthcare technology-enabled services, media, and informatics segments, as well as the environmental, health & safety software industry (EH&S). Prior to joining JEGI, he spent almost 10 years with Avondale Partners, where he helped to start and build the firm's Healthcare Investment Banking Group. Before joining Avondale, he was an Associate in the Technology M&A Group at Thomas Weisel Partners in San Francisco and New York where he focused on semiconductors, communication equipment and life science tools.
Mr. Calton brings a unique blend of transaction experience in the healthcare, medical technology and information technology industries. Within healthcare, he has completed transactions in a broad range of healthcare segments, including healthcare services, medical products, healthcare IT and outsourcing and consulting. Additionally, he has completed several transactions in the EH&S industry.
Mr. Calton earned a BA from Washington & Lee University in Lexington, VA and an MBA from Columbia University in New York.