S. Waite Popejoy (Waite) serves as Managing Director and supports the firm’s restructuring, crisis management, and due diligence activities. With 35 years of diversified healthcare CFO and health services executive financial management experience, Mr. Popejoy regularly serves as a restructuring advisor to both debtor and creditor clients, as interim CFO, Chief Restructuring Officer and Contract Management CFO for large distressed acute care hospitals, multi hospital chains, outpatient services and ancillary healthcare providers across the U.S.
As a well-respected national expert in the healthcare leveraged finance sector, Mr. Popejoy regularly represents large institutional investors in connection with distressed healthcare investments, advising clients on complex financial and operational restructuring matters, and possesses deep healthcare revenue cycle, operations analysis, controllership, financial reporting, treasury management, leveraged finance, restructuring, internal control and system experience. He currently serves as CFO of Eagle Hospital Physicians Holdings, LLC, a manager of hospital medicine programs, temporary medical staffing and telemedicine services ($100mm in revenues) with over 300 providers.
Prior to joining SOLIC (and its predecessors), Mr. Popejoy served in a variety of financial management roles with leading healthcare providers including Charter Behavioral Health Services, LLC, Magellan Health Services, Inc., Physicians’ Specialty Corp. (NASD:ENTS), and Marshall Physicians Services LLC.
Mr. Popejoy received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from The Citadel and passed his CPA exam in 1984. He is a member of the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors and holds a CIRA certification as a Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor.