FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 4, 2014--
MEDNAX, Inc., (NYSE: MD) today announced that it has named Charles Lynch
Vice President, Strategy and Investor Relations.
In his role, Lynch will collaborate with MEDNAX’s senior management team
to develop and continue the Company’s growth and competitive strategy.
He will also have primary responsibility for managing MEDNAX’s
communications with its public shareholders and the general investment
“We’re excited to have Charlie join the Company,” said Roger J. Medel,
M.D., Chief Executive Officer of MEDNAX. “His extensive background in
both the healthcare industry and the investment community makes him a
welcome addition to our team.”
Lynch joins MEDNAX with 20 years of experience in the healthcare
investment field. Prior to joining the Company, he was a Managing
Director in the healthcare-services practice at Westwicke Partners, a
strategic investor-relations advisory firm. Prior to Westwicke, Lynch
was an investment banker with Oppenheimer & Co. and a senior research
analyst at CIBC World Markets, Schroder & Co., and Bankers Trust.
Lynch holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of
Pennsylvania and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
MEDNAX, Inc. is a national medical group comprised of the nation's
leading providers of neonatal, anesthesia, maternal-fetal and pediatric
physician subspecialty services. Physicians and advanced practitioners
practicing as part of MEDNAX are reshaping the delivery of care within
their specialties and subspecialties, using evidence-based tools,
continuous quality initiatives and clinical research to enhance patient
outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective care. Pediatrix
Medical Group, a unit of MEDNAX, was founded in 1979 and now includes
neonatal physicians who provide services at more than 360 neonatal
intensive care units, who collaborate with affiliated maternal-fetal
medicine, pediatric cardiology and pediatric critical care physician
subspecialists to provide a clinical care continuum. Pediatrix is also
the nation's largest provider of newborn hearing screens. In 2007,
MEDNAX expanded into anesthesia services. Today, American Anesthesiology
includes more than 1,925 anesthesiologists and advanced practitioners
who provide anesthesia care to patients in connection with surgical and
other procedures as well as pain management. MEDNAX, through its
affiliated professional corporations, employs more than 2,350 physicians
in 34 states and Puerto Rico. Additional information is available at www.mednax.com.
Source: MEDNAX, Inc.
Charles Lynch, 954-384-0175, x 5692
President, Strategy and Investor Relations