Healthcare Director, Advisory Team, Institutional Group
Areas of expertise
- Investment strategy development for healthcare clients
- Multiple asset pool integration with corporate finance
- Finance and balance sheet management†
Craig Standen serves as the Healthcare Director for SEIís Advisory Team within SEIís Institutional Group. In this role, he is responsible for implementing SEIís healthcare solution, which integrates multiple asset pools, including operating, foundation endowments and pension plan assets, with corporate finances into one holistic investment strategy.
Prior to joining SEI in 2013, Craig spent over 16 years at Ziegler Investment Banking as a Senior Relationship Banker and Senior Associate providing healthcare clients with debt capital markets access and advisory services. Prior to his time at Ziegler, Craig was a Corporate Finance Associate at NatCity Capital Markets, a Pharmaceutical Sales Representative, and served on active duty in the United States Navy.
Craig has extensive experience delivering customized financing and balance sheet management solutions to institutional clients in the nonprofit healthcare sector. He regularly speaks at industry conferences and has served as a guest lecturer on healthcare finance at Loyola University in Chicago. Craig has also been interviewed by publications such as Crainís Chicago Business, The Bond Buyer, and Investors Business Daily.
Craig earned his Bachelor of Arts in economics from Cornell University. He received his Master of Business Administration from Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. †Craig maintains his FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 licenses.