Keelan joined USS with nearly 10 years of experience across a variety of fields including corporate development, private equity and investment management. As the Corporate Development Director he is responsible for working with practices and physicians on due diligence, financial valuation, legal documentation and post-close integration as they join the USS network.
Prior to joining USS, Keelan spent almost four years at Tonka Bay Equity Partners, a Minneapolis based private equity firm, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, portfolio company management, and growth strategies. Keelan also served as a Jr. Portfolio Manager at Cornerstone Management, where he managed endowments, charitable trusts, and gift annuity funds for both higher education and Christian non-profit organizations.
Keelan earned his MBA from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, graduating with the highest academic distinction as a Carlson Scholar. Keelan received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Bryan College, graduating at the top of his class. He also is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) holder.