Lance Ruud

Managing Director
Park City, Utah

Lance joined DW Healthcare Partners in January 2003. He has over 30 years of experience in acquisitions, financings and operations, with both private and public companies. Prior to DW Healthcare Partners, Lance was a Senior Vice President and CFO of HTD Corporation, a specialty medical products distributor. He was also CFO and Director of TransAmerican Waste Industries and the CFO of Republic Waste Industries. He began his career as a CPA* with Andersen LLP.

Lance was raised in Salt Lake City, Utah, and spent a significant portion of his career in Houston and Atlanta. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Utah.


*CPA license no longer active.

  • American Optics
  • Arteriocyte
  • Hill Top Research 
  • Z-Medica Corporation
  • HTD Corporation
  • TransAmerican Waste Industries
  • Republic Waste Industries
  • B.S., University of Utah