PE-backed CVP hires M&A VP

CEI Vision Partners, a management services organization that is backed by Revelstoke Capital Partners, has appointed Carl Berglind as vice president of mergers and acquisitions. Previously, he was senior vice president of strategic transactions at Envision Healthcare.


CINCINNATI, Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CEI Vision Partners (CVP), a leading ophthalmology services organization, announces Carl Berglind has been named Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions. He will lead CVP’s newly formed M&A function.

“We are excited to have Carl join our team at CVP,” said Clyde Bell, CEO of CVP. “He has an extensive background in healthcare services M&A, and is committed to our vision of building a leading ophthalmic organization that provides best-in-class ophthalmic services to patients.”

Berglind was most recently Senior Vice President of Strategic Transactions at Envision Healthcare, a Fortune 500 healthcare services company, during a period that saw $1.7 billion in M&A activity with more than 20 acquisitions. He brings nearly 20 years of transactional experience to CVP.

“I am thrilled to join a company with an outstanding physician group and a first-rate management team,” Berglind said. “I am excited to support our partner practices’ ability to provide the highest level of eye care by executing on our strategic vision to build the nation’s leading ophthalmology services organization.”

Berglind received his J.D. from Cornell and his undergraduate degree from Boston University.

About CVP
CVP is a premier ophthalmology management services organization formed in partnership with Cincinnati Eye Institute (CEI), one of the nation’s largest ophthalmology practices, and Revelstoke Capital Partners, a Denver-based private equity firm. CVP and its partner practices feature more than 80 industry-leading providers across all major sub-specialties in ophthalmology and optometry. CVP strives to attract best-in-class physicians and staff and deliver the highest quality eye care in the industry.