Alvarez & Marsal — The Dallas office of the financial advisory firm hired Gary Van House as a senior director. Van House will advise hospitals, independent physician organizations and other physician entities on strategy and performance improvement. He joins the group’s hospitals and health systems practice from Minneapolis-St. Paul-based Park Nicollet Medical Center and Columbia Park Medical Group. He also led St. Louis University Physicians as CEO.
Capital One Bank — William Gates has been named head of syndications for Capital One. Gates will oversee loan syndications and lead business growth and development initiatives. Prior to joining Capital One, he was a managing director for the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), responsible for the underwriting and distribution of loan transactions in the Americas. He worked previously at UBS AG, Merrill Lynch and Lehman Brothers, where he was a founding member of the defunct investment bank's loan syndicate group.