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Derrick Walter

Associate Director

Derrick Walter leads the Strategy service line for BRG’s Healthcare Transactions & Strategy practice.

He has more than thirteen years of policy and management consulting experience, including a decade focused on the healthcare sector. Since 2018, he has managed or contributed to more than 200 buy-side and sell-side engagements for institutional investors and their portfolio companies.

Mr. Walter focuses on estimating healthcare-sector market size and white-space opportunity; assessing sector competitive dynamics; defining key business differentiators and competitive positioning; and identifying business growth opportunities, including acquisition targets in current and expansion markets, service-line expansion, new patient cohorts, and new payer and provider partnerships.

Employment History

Optimity Advisors
2015 – 2018

US House of Representatives
Legislative staff
2011 – 2013

US Senate
Legislative staff
2007 – 2010

Areas of Expertise


Georgetown McDonough School of Business
MBA, 2015

University of Richmond
BA, 2007