Bill Drehkoff Joins Linden LLC

Bill Drehkoff has joined Chicago-based buyout firm Linden LLC as a principal. He previously was a vice president with The Edgewater Funds, and began his principal investing career when he joined the founding partners of Linden at First Chicago Equity Capital.

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Linden LLC, a Chicago-based private equity firm that focuses on middle market healthcare and life science leveraged buyouts, today announced that it has expanded its investment team with the addition of Bill Drehkoff as a Principal.

Mr. Drehkoff has been involved in principal investing, investment banking, and management consulting for over ten years. He began his principal investing career when he joined the founding partners of Linden at First Chicago Equity Capital. Mr. Drehkoff was formerly an Analyst in the investment banking group at Robert W. Baird & Co., a Principal at The Boston Consulting Group, and a Vice President at a middle market private equity fund.

Mr. Drehkoff holds a Bachelor of Arts in both Economics and Classical Studies from Dartmouth College and an MBA, with honors, from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.

About Linden LLC
Linden is a Chicago-based private equity firm focused exclusively on leveraged buyouts in the healthcare and life science industries. Linden’s strategy is based upon three elements: i) healthcare and life science industry specialization, ii) integrated private equity and operating expertise, and iii) strategic relationships with large corporations. Linden’s current portfolio includes BarrierSafe Solutions International, Behavioral Centers of America, Corpak MedSystems, Drayer Physical Therapy Institute, Focused Health Solutions, Ranir, and Suture Express. For additional information, please visit www.lindenllc.com.