WestCape's founder and managing director, Cary Hurwitz, has spent close to 20 years providing tailored financial solutions to corporate clients, having advised on engagements representing over $500 million in successfully completed transactions. While these engagements span various sizes, stages, and industry groups, Mr. Hurwitz has developed particular expertise in the areas of commercial services and healthcare services, and has directed the firm’s efforts accordingly. Through his extensive work in the healthcare field, Mr. Hurwitz has developed close relationships with top experts and has engaged senior industry professionals, each with extensive backgrounds at respected operating companies or healthcare-focused investment banking firms, to co-advise on related assignments.
Prior to establishing WestCape, Mr. Hurwitz served as Managing Director of Investment Banking at MDB Capital Group, a Santa Monica boutique investment bank focusing on companies with transformative technologies and extensive intellectual properties assets. During his six years with MDB, Mr. Hurwitz managed a diverse portfolio of private and public financings, including initial public offerings, private placements, and bridge financings, and guided clients through complex restructuring, M&A, and other strategic transactions.
Before his tenure at MDB, Mr. Hurwitz served as Chief Operating Officer of New Providence Capital Management Partners, an international real estate lending fund, and as Managing Director at New Capital Advisors, a Los Angeles financial advisory firm.
Mr. Hurwitz earned his law degree and MBA from Pepperdine University in 1999, after completing his undergraduate studies at the University of British Columbia. He is a member of the State Bar of California and holds Series 7, 63, and 79 securities licenses. He resides in Santa Monica with his wife and three children.