Patrick D. Pilch

Patrick Pilch

Managing Director and National Leader - The BDO Center for Healthcare Excellence & Innovation


BDO New York - Park Avenue Office



Executive Summary

Patrick Pilch leads the firm’s Healthcare Advisory practice with more than 30 years of healthcare, financial services, operational management and restructuring experience.  Leading The BDO Center for Healthcare Excellence & Innovation, Patrick works with BDO’s cadre of accomplished clinical and business advisory professionals to help healthcare organizations thrive in this era of daunting challenge and boundless opportunity.  He is experienced in delivering transformative services that help healthcare organizations comprehensively redefine operations and processes to respond to patient-centric demands.

Patrick has significant experience providing strategy, business transformation, interim management, M&A advisory, restructuring, turnaround, and performance improvement services to organizations and their stakeholders.  Advising nonprofit, for profit and public healthcare organizations, he conducts operational and financial assessments, develops future state models and roadmaps, and implements alignment strategies across the continuum of care to improve quality and delivery.  Patrick has served as a strategic advisor to hospitals, boards, foundations and healthcare systems in matters involving mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, real estate holdings, and other assets and restructurings.

Prior to BDO, Patrick held leadership roles in Healthcare Advisory at PwC LLP and Alvarez & Marsal and led finance and operations at a technology firm, managing Strategy and M&A activity.  He also served as interim CFO and COO at a hospital through state licensure, deemed CMS status and Joint Commission accreditation.  He was Vice President of Managed Care and New Business Development at North Shore-LIJ Health System and served in financial advisory services and finance positions at Greenwich Capital Markets Inc., Salomon Brothers, Inc., and Peat Marwick.  Patrick began his career providing investment banking, structured finance and financial reporting services.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants
Healthcare Financial Management Association
Turnaround Management Association


M.B.A., Columbia Business School
B.S., Fairfield University

Community Involvement

Columbia Business School Ambassador
Volunteer Youth Coach