Ankit Patel

Vice President, Mergers & Acquisitions

ANKIT PATEL joined Ventas in 2009 and currently holds the position of Vice President, Mergers & Acquisitions, where he is responsible for evaluation and execution of corporate transactions. Mr. Patel has held a number of different roles in the firm’s acquisitions group where he has played a key role in many transactions including the spin-off of Care Capital Properties, the acquisition of Ardent Health Services and Atria Senior Living and the merger with Nationwide Health Properties. Prior to joining Ventas, he was an analyst in the Healthcare Investment Banking Group at UBS and a strategy consultant at IBM Business Consulting Services. Mr. Patel received his Bachelor of Science in Engineering (magna cum laude) from the University of Michigan and took an educational sabbatical in 2011-2013 from Ventas, receiving his Master of Business Administration (with high honors) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.