C. Russell Bryan

Managing Director
Phone:  704.705.3652

Mr. Bryan has advised companies on mergers and acquisitions and financing transactions for over 20 years.  He joined Brookwood Associates in 1999 as a Managing Director and Partner of the firm, and leads Brookwood’s healthcare industry practice which is focused on advising healthcare services, healthcare business services and outsourcing, distribution and pharmacy services companies.  Mr. Bryan also advises clients in the industrial and business services and commercial foodservice equipment sectors.   Prior to Brookwood, Mr. Bryan worked for Banc of America Securities and its predecessors (“BAS”) in Charlotte and New York, first in their Mergers and Acquisitions group, and subsequently in their healthcare investment banking group, Prior to BAS, Mr. Bryan worked in the capital markets and investment banking groups of Lehman Brothers and Prudential Securities in New York.

Mr. Bryan earned a BA degree from Duke University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from The Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia.

Mr. Bryan serves as a trustee and director of The Mary Duke Biddle Foundation in Durham, N.C.  He lives in Charlotte with his wife and two children.