11th Annual Private Equity Two-Step Conference on 5/9/24 in S.A.

ACG PE2Step Conference

Event Details


May 9, 2024 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM CDT


ACG ASA's 11th Annual Private Equity Two-Step Conference

Thursday, May 9, 2024 from 11:30AM to 4:30PM, @ the San Antonio Country Club, 4100 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209.
Late registration rates are: ACG Members @ $109./Non-Members @ $209.  
The focus of this year's conference will be on Healthcare, Biotech, and Biosciences.


11:30AM – Registration/Networking
12:00PM – Lunch/Welcome/Opening Remarks/Intro to Market Survey Report
12:05PM – Middle Market M&A Update by Chin Yu, Advisory Partner in Charge at Calvetti Ferguson

12:25PM – Intro of Keynote Speaker
12:30PM – Keynote Speaker: Chad Eckes, CEO of Respire HomeCare Services

1:15PM – Break
1:25PM – Panel Introduction
1:30PM – Panel 1: Private Equity Panel – “Using Their Crystal Balls – View of the Market Today and Tomorrow” featuring Theresa Sexton, Partner at Claritas Capital, and Tom Thill, CEO of Amerivet

2:15PM – Break
2:25PM – Panel Introduction
2:30PM – Panel 2: Company Panel – “Lessons Learned – Middle Market Companies Sharing their Capital Raising Experiences” featuring Steven Aguiar, Managing Director, Healthcare at Fifth Third Securities, and Hal Katz, Partner at Husch Blackwell

3:15PM – Break
3:25PM – Panel Introduction
3:30PM – Panel 3: “Challenges in the Healthcare Industry” featuring Kim Rodriguez, CEO of BrainCheck, Brian Smith, Managing Director of S3 Ventures, and John Joyoprayitno, President, CEO, & Co-Founder of Alafair Biosciences

4:15PM – Closing Remarks
4:30PM – Networking Happy Hour & Door Prize Giveaway

Thanks to our event sponsors:
Interested in sponsoring this event? Email Sara Singer at acgasa@acg.org for details.
Check out ACG Global's Middle Market Growth Healthcare Report 2023

Cancellation Policy – Cancellations received in writing to acgasa@acg.org by 5PM on Tuesday, April 30th will receive a full refund. There are no refunds for cancellations received after 5PM on Tuesday, April 30th.

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Chad Eckes

Respire HomeCare Services

Theresa Sexton

Claritas Capital

Tom Thill


Steven Aguiar

Managing Director, Healthcare
Fifth Third Securities

Hal Katz

Husch Blackwell

Kim Rodriguez


John Joyoprayitno

President, CEO, & Co-Founder
Alafair Biosciences

Brian Smith

Managing Director
S3 Ventures

Thank you to our sponsors!