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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Medical Billing and Medical Management

Specialty Focus:

Hospital Administration, Facility Operations, Healthcare Real Estate Development, Physician Recruitment

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Matthew Thomas Lemak is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Merem Capital & Merem Health. Merem Capital (“Merem”) is the family office of the Lemak Family of Birmingham, Alabama. Through its management team, Merem makes control investments in healthcare focused delivery, services, and clinical companies as well as real estate investments in the Southeastern United States. In general, Merem’s control investments are between $1 million and $3 million. Merem’s leadership team have a strong track record of successfully growing existing companies and creating companies where we see an unmet market need. Unlike a traditional private equity firm, as a family office Merem has an indefinite hold period and an interest in working with companies that will contribute to the communities in which we live and work. A Birmingham, Alabama native, Matthew attended Samford University for his undergraduate studies, completed his post graduate work at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Matthew attended grade school at Mountain Brook Elementary, and high school at Briarwood Christian School. Matthew also holds the following professional licenses: • NASD Series 7, 8, & 63 • Alabama, Georgia, Arkansas, Missouri, and Florida State Banking Licenses Matthew is married to the former Kathryn Gwaltney, and the couple have two children, Merus (7), and Emory (5). Their family resides in Mountain Brook, Alabama, and both children attend Mountain Brook Elementary, where Matthew also attended grade school. Matthew began his career working in the surgery division of HealthSouth Corporation (now EnCompass Health), and has founded or invested in several healthcare ventures in the southeast.