Physicians Capital includes experts in finance and healthcare operations with a deep knowledge of the physician-owned healthcare industry. The founding principals recognized the void in financial services for this industry and established Physicians Capital to fill the need. They understand the untapped asset value of an ownership interest in a surgical center or hospital and in its potential for cash flow generation.Christopher Hammond - President
Chris Hammond joined Physicians Capital in 2012 with deep experience in private equity, leveraged finance and public accounting. In his most recent position as vice president of Gen Cap America, he was involved in all aspects of managing a $165 million private equity fund. He previously was a principal of Calvert Street Capital Partners in Baltimore, where he closed $60 million in investments and coordinated the fund's business development efforts.
Hammond also served as vice president of originations for Heller Financial / GE Capital—Global Sponsor Finance in Chicago and Cleveland, and senior auditor of Ernst & Young in Chicago. He earned his bachelor’s in business administration from University of Notre Dame and his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Carolina Porter - Portfolio Manager
Carolina Porter manages the loan repayment process of physician loans and serves as the lead representative for the company’s physician clients. She joined Physicians Capital from Wells Fargo, where she was a customer sales and service representative. Porter previously served as a demand planner for Nike’s Latin American distributor, forecasting sales for nearly 50 corporations.
Bilingual in English and Spanish, Porter earned her undergraduate degree in business from Interamerican University in Panama and her MBA with an emphasis in finance from East Carolina University.