Mr. Tym joined Ponder & Co. in 1997.  As a Managing Director for the Capital Advisory Group, he serves a variety of healthcare clients including community hospitals, senior living facilities and multi-state hospital systems. During his tenure with the firm, he has participated in more than 200 financings with $15+ billion in par value.  Additionally, Mr. Tym provides education to management teams and board members on various debt options with an emphasis on ensuring clients understand the risks and rewards of financing structures.

Prior to joining Ponder & Co., Mr. Tym spent 12 years in the futures trading industry, four of which were as a self-employed investment advisor managing client capital in global derivatives markets.

Mr. Tym holds a B.S. in finance with an emphasis in economics from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.  Additionally, he is a CFA® charterholder, a member of the CFA Institute and the Investment Analyst Society of Chicago, and he serves on the board of The Caring Place, a local not-for-profit organization providing services to victims of domestic violence.