Mr. Deardorff is a Senior Analyst at HT Capital Advisors who provides transaction origination and execution support to senior bankers at HT Capital. Mr. Deardorff has more than four years of transaction mandate and consulting experience.
Mr. Deardorff joined the HT Capital team in 2018 after holding an Intern, Analyst, and Senior Analyst role at BlueStar BioAdvisors (Formerly Torreya Insights). Originally, Mr. Deardorff joined the Manhattan based organization as an intern where he provided financial analysis and valuation support to the growing organization. After a three month internship period, he was hired as an Analyst where he would continue his financial analysis support and begin supporting senior bankers on transaction mandates. In addition to providing transaction support, he also executed primary and secondary market research assignments that assisted clients through a due diligence process or identified attractive acquisition targets. Additionally, Mr. Deardorff led select transaction mandates that focused on out-licensing novel pharmaceutical assets, in early stages of development. Before joining Torreya, Mr. Deardorff held an internship position at Stone Toro Asset Management, an event driven strategy hedge fund based in Princeton, NJ.
Mr. Deardorff earned a Bachelor of Business Administration, with a focus in Finance, from the Fogelman College of Business and Economics at the University of Memphis. Mr. Deardorff is a FINRA registered representative who holds series 79 and 63 securities licenses.