Healthcare Private Equity

Across the Table, A Healthcare Private Equity Podcast | McGuireWoods | 3/23/2020

A Healthcare Private Equity Podcast March 23, 2020 Podcast This podcast provides timely and relevant discussions with specialists and professionals of the healthcare private equity and finance industry. We’ll share latest developments, provide insight, identify issues and talk takeaways. On Ep.1, Mark Freedlander , Pittsburgh partner, discusses distressed investing in the healthcare sector, including an overview of the out-of-court and formal-bankruptcy process, common issues in distressed M …

Arcadia Consumer Healthcare Acquires Iconic Over-the-Counter Anti-Diarrheal Medicine Kaopectate® | PR Newswire | 3/20/2020

… digit growth by driving breakthrough performance on Kaopectate through marketing investment and innovation, while helping millions of consumers who suffer from diarrhea and upset stomach.” Backed by Avista Capital Partners, a leading middle-market healthcare private equity firm, Arcadia markets a diverse portfolio of consumer healthcare products including Nizoral®, the fastest growing therapeutic dandruff shampoo, and Fungi-Nail®, a market leader in the speciality footcare category. With its demonstrated ability …

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KICVentures Appoints Jake Lubinski as CEO of NanoFUSE Biologics | PRWeb | 3/19/2020

… KICVentures portfolio companies since 2013. Over the course of his career with KICVentures he has led operational, business development, and company growth and acquisition initiatives that have helped advance KICVentures as a leader in healthcare private equity . “I am excited to bring expertise and values that are aligned with our organization and I am confident in my ability to work alongside our talented leadership team and deliver on our ambitious …

Opalesque Exclusive: Healthcare private equity posts highest ever deal value in 2019 | 3/13/2020

Total disclosed deal value reached $78.9 billion, the highest on record, and the deal count of 313 was in line with the 316 deals of 2018, according to new data from Bain and Company. Healthcare private equity also outperformed all other sectors of private equity activity representing 18% of all disclosed deal value. The most active market was in the US. Along with deal activity, healthcare exits also posted a …

Healthcare private equity deals in 2019: 6 insights | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/10/2020

The size of the average healthcare private equity deal rose 25 percent, to $78.9 billion, in 2019, according to Bain and Company’s ninth Global Healthcare Private Equity and Corporate M&A Report. Six other findings from the consulting firm’s report: 1. The increasing size of healthcare deal value in 2019 stemmed primarily from large buyouts, including the biggest buyout in the last decade: EQT and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority’s $10.1 …

2020 Vision: Healthcare Private Equity Sees Record Year With Disclosed Deal Values Climbing To $78.9 Billion | PR Newswire | 3/9/2020

NEW YORK , March 9, Healthcare private equity had a banner year in 2019, topping off a decade of remarkable growth. In the face of growing global macroeconomic instability, total deal values disclosed climbed to $78.9 billion dollars in 2019, the highest values on record. Total deals reached in 2019 numbered 313, slightly down from the 316 deals completed in 2018. These are the findings from Bain & Company’s ninth Global Healthcare …

Merryfield Raises $3.5 M, Set to Launch App That Rewards Clean Label Purchases | 2/13/2020

Merryfield, a soon-to-launch app that rewards shoppers with gift cards for buying clean label products, announced this week that it has raised $3.5 million in a seed round. Merryfield , which will launch on iOS in April, was founded by David Mayer, a former healthcare private equity investor, and Joe Dickson, former director of quality standards at Whole Foods Market. The app curates a list of packaged goods products …

Novena Global, Sinopharm, and Cedarlake establish US$150 million Sino-Singapore Healthcare Fund | 2/13/2020

Novena Global also secures US$20 million in funding from Sinopharm and Cedarlake for its China and Southeast Asia expansion. February 12, 2020 /VCNewsNetwork/ — 24/6/2019 – Singapore-based healthcare firm Novena Global Lifecare, together with Chinese healthcare private equity firm Sinopharm Capital and investor Cedarlake Capital has raised a US$150 million healthcare-focused fund targeting Southeast Asian businesses. Known as the Sino-Singapore Healthcare Fund, the vehicle will be used …

Private equity firms in Congress’ crosshairs with legislation calling for transparency | FierceHealthcare | 2/12/2020

… instead require the Government Accountability Office to study the issue. While Republicans on the committee were opposed to the transparency bill, oversight of private equity firms’ role in healthcare has gotten bipartisan support. RELATED: Healthcare private equity deals reach record levels in 2018 The House Energy and Commerce Committee launched a bipartisan investigation last year into private equity firms’ role in surprise billing. Committee leaders wrote to the leaders of …

John Pedersen Named Chairman of the Board at DYSIS Medical | Business Wire | 2/10/2020

… sold minimally invasive hydrogel products to improve outcomes following cancer radiotherapy. Augmenix was sold to Boston Scientific in 2018 for $600M. Prior to joining Augmenix, Pedersen served as a Senior Healthcare Advisor for two healthcare private equity funds – The Gores Group and The Pritzker Group. In addition, he served on the Boards of Directors of two medical device companies – Clinical Innovations and Therakos. Prior to this, Pedersen was President of …

$3.5M Seed Funding Closed to Launch Merryfield: a New Clean Label Rewards App | PRWeb | 2/10/2020

3.5M Seed Funding Closed to Launch Merryfield: a New Clean Label Rewards App Share Article Whole Foods Market’s former head of quality standards and veteran healthcare private equity executive partner with a collective of trusted better-for-you CPG brands to help consumers shop clean label with confidence With Merryfield, shoppers can shop clean and get rewarded for making better-for-you choices at the supermarket. “It shouldn’t be so …

ForsterBoughman Represents Orlando Area Autism Spectrum Disorder Group Alpine Academy and Interventions Unlimited in Transaction with the Family Treatment Network | Benzinga | 1/16/2020

… Treatment Network. Alpine Academy and Interventions Unlimited are leaders in the Central Florida ABA community. The Family Treatment Network is a national provider of ABA therapy and was established by Pharos Capital Group, a healthcare private equity firm. ForsterBoughman attorneys Kathryn P. Jones, Gary A. Forster and Paige L. Minch handled the deal with assistance of attorney Eric C. Boughman on medical and technology transfer issues. Jing Zhou, who founded …

Oxford Finance Provides $87.5 Million Credit Facility to Tarrytown Expocare | PR Newswire | 1/14/2020

… its facility partners. Tarrytown was founded by Mark Newberry in 2013 and is headquartered in Austin, TX. For more information, visit https://tarrytownexpocare.com/ About Sheridan Capital Partners Sheridan Capital Partners is a Chicago -based healthcare private equity firm that focuses on lower middle market buyouts and growth equity in the U.S. and Canada . Sheridan partners with companies that have EBITDA from $3 million to $15 million , bringing strategic resources to …

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC | PR Newswire | 1/13/2020

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC News provided by Jan 13, 2020, 07:00 ET Share this article NEW YORK , Jan. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – WindRose Health Investors, LLC (“WindRose”), the New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its portfolio company, Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC (“TrustHCS” or the “Company”), to a healthcare …

GHO Capital Acquires Ardena, a Leading CDMO Providing Early Stage Drug Development and Manufacturing for Small-to-mid Sized Biopharma | Business Wire | 1/9/2020

… had a fantastic journey with the Ardena team, and we are confident that GHO Capital is the right partner to support their ambitions going forward.” GHO recently announced the close of their second specialist healthcare private equity fund at its hard cap of €975m and last year completed investments in Sterling Pharma and BioAgilytix as well as exits from Quotient Sciences and Caprion Biosciences. The following advisors assisted GHO with …

GHO Capital Acquires Ardena, a Leading CDMO Providing Early Stage Drug Development and Manufacturing for Small-to-mid Sized Biopharma | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 1/9/2020

… had a fantastic journey with the Ardena team, and we are confident that GHO Capital is the right partner to support their ambitions going forward.” GHO recently announced the close of their second specialist healthcare private equity fund at its hard cap of €975m and last year completed investments in Sterling Pharma and BioAgilytix as well as exits from Quotient Sciences and Caprion Biosciences. The following advisors assisted GHO with …

Gemini Bio to Distribute Celartia Products in US | 1/9/2020

Almac Discovery Appoints BD VP 01.09.20 Gemini Bioproducts , a supplier of cell culture solutions and a portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners, a New York-based healthcare private equity firm, has formed a distribution agreement with Celartia . Effective immediately, customers can now purchase Celartia’s line of closed, single-use cell culture cassettes directly from Gemini. Columbus, OH-based Celartia manufactures the Petaka G3, a closed, single-use, disposable cell culture …

WindRose Health Investors Completes Recapitalization of Medical Knowledge Group, LLC | PR Newswire | 1/8/2020

NEW YORK , Jan. 8, WindRose Health Investors, LLC (“WindRose”), the New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the recapitalization of its portfolio company, Medical Knowledge Group, LLC (“Medical Knowledge Group” or the “Company”), by investment funds managed by Court Square Capital Partners (“Court Square”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Medical Knowledge Group is an integrated, analytics-driven commercialization platform delivering healthcare provider targeted …

Grant Avenue Capital Announces Strategic Partnership | PR Newswire | 1/7/2020

Grant Avenue Capital Announces Strategic Partnership East Rock Capital and GCM Grosvenor Back Healthcare Private Equity Firm News provided by Jan 07, 2020, 07:55 ET Share this article NEW YORK , Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Grant Avenue Capital, LLC, www.GrantAveCap.com , a healthcare-focused, middle-market private equity firm, announced today that it has finalized a strategic partnership with East Rock Capital, LLC, and GCM Grosvenor. Buddy Gumina , founder and managing partner …

Health Enterprise Partners Takes the ParityPledge® as Part of Its Commitment to Improving the Pathway for Women in Leadership Positions | PR Newswire | 1/2/2020

NEW YORK , Jan. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Health Enterprise Partners , a healthcare private equity firm, today announced it has taken the ParityPledge. ® The ParityPledge asks that companies commit to interviewing at least one qualified woman candidate for every open position, vice president and above. The ParityPledge is an initiative of Parity.org , a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization focused on bringing gender equality to the highest levels of business. “The healthcare …

5 ways the ASC industry has changed in the past 10 years | Becker’s ASC Review | 12/19/2019

… The volume of private equity deals in healthcare increased 48 percent and the value of those deals jumped 187 percent from 2010 to 2017, according to data from the Bain Insights Report on Global Healthcare Private Equity and Corporate M&A Report 2018. Last year, there were 316 private equity deals in healthcare valued at $63.1 billion, according to Bain’s 2019 report . Big deals in 2019 include Illinois Gastroenterology Group …

Legends Investment Network for athletes and entertainers to launch in Miami | 12/4/2019

… Week. Iconic Funds , a global asset management firm based in Germany, will be the headline sponsor for the launch event. Amongst the support sponsors one may find Montreux Growth Partners , a San Francisco based healthcare private equity firm run by former NFL player Greg Baty and RELM Insurance, a Bermuda based specialty insurer dedicated to providing insurance solutions for the digital asset marketplace and legal cannabis/hemp business sectors. “I …

NavaDerm Partners adds Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

NEW YORK NavaDerm Partners (“NavaDerm” or the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman. Dan is a highly experienced practice management leader and senior pharmaceutical executive. Previously, Dan served as President and CEO of Smile Brands, a privately held dental service organization with 4,500 employees …

BelHealth-backed ICP appoints Meadows as CEO | PE Hub | 11/13/2019

… they choose to partner through complete transparency and the ability to quickly react and adapt to our client’s needs and culture. About BelHealth Investment Partners BelHealth Investment Partners, based in New York, is a healthcare private equity firm focused on lower middle market companies. BelHealth has a unique combination of investing, executive management and entrepreneurial experience. BelHealth acquires majority positions in entrepreneur-owned companies that it believes would benefit from …

PE-backed Gemini acquires ORFLO | PE Hub | 11/11/2019

… cytometry, ORFLO’s Moxi Go provides an informative window into cell analysis by directly measuring fluorescence, cell count, and cell volume simultaneously. About BelHealth Investment Partners BelHealth Investment Partners, based in New York, is a healthcare private equity firm focused on lower middle market companies. BelHealth has a unique combination of investing, executive management and entrepreneurial experience. BelHealth acquires majority positions in entrepreneur-owned companies that it believes would benefit from …

Clinical Documentation Improvement

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC | PR Newswire | 1/13/2020

healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its portfolio company, Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC (“TrustHCS” or the “Company”), to a healthcare joint venture established by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group and Cannae Holdings. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. TrustHCS is a provider of staffing and advisory services for coding, clinical documentation improvement (“CDI”), denial management …

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC | Yahoo News | 1/13/2020

healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its portfolio company, Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC (“TrustHCS” or the “Company”), to a healthcare joint venture established by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group and Cannae Holdings. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. TrustHCS is a provider of staffing and advisory services for coding, clinical documentation improvement (“CDI”), denial management …

Clinical Documentation

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC | PR Newswire | 1/13/2020

healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its portfolio company, Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC (“TrustHCS” or the “Company”), to a healthcare joint venture established by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group and Cannae Holdings. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. TrustHCS is a provider of staffing and advisory services for coding, clinical documentation improvement (“CDI”), denial management …

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC | Yahoo News | 1/13/2020

healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its portfolio company, Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC (“TrustHCS” or the “Company”), to a healthcare joint venture established by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group and Cannae Holdings. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. TrustHCS is a provider of staffing and advisory services for coding, clinical documentation improvement (“CDI”), denial management …

Telehealth

Access Physicians Receives Investment to Expand National Acute Care Delivery via Telemedicine | PR Newswire | 11/7/2019

… acute subspecialty telemedicine, today announced it has secured $9.3M in a Series A round from Health Enterprise Partners (HEP), a healthcare private equity firm whose investors include some of the largest health systems and health … this year. “Today’s health care landscape continues to change rapidly. Telehealth is no longer the future – it is the present. The Texas Hospital Association identified a dependable telehealth partner for Texas hospitals in Access Physicians …

Access Physicians Receives Investment to Expand National Acute Care Delivery via Telemedicine | 11/7/2019

… acute subspecialty telemedicine, today announced it has secured $9.3M in a Series A round from Health Enterprise Partners (HEP), a healthcare private equity firm whose investors include some of the largest health systems and health … this year. “Today’s health care landscape continues to change rapidly. Telehealth is no longer the future – it is the present. The Texas Hospital Association identified a dependable telehealth partner for Texas hospitals in Access Physicians …

Population Health

Bass, Berry & Sims appoint Humphreys and Thomas as co-chairs of healthcare PE team | PE Hub | 9/5/2019

… September 5, 2019 Law firm Bass, Berry & Sims has named Angela Humphreys and Ryan Thomas as co-chairs of the healthcare private equity team. Thomas will also serve as chair of the firm’s general industry … specialty pharmacy, healthcare information technology, healthcare REITS, managed care, behavioral, population health management, telehealth and physician practice management, anesthesia, cardiology, dental, emergency department, fertility, dermatology, gastroenterology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, radiology, urgent care, urology and more …

Health Enterprise Partners Announces Promotion and New Hire | PR Newswire | 7/8/2019

NEW YORK , July 8, Health Enterprise Partners (“HEP”), a healthcare private equity firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of Elizabeth Colonna to Vice President and the hiring of Jessie Laurash as Senior Associate. “Elizabeth … where she helped healthcare delivery systems across the country establish population health management infrastructure and capabilities. Jessie also spent several years as a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton focusing on healthcare policy and reform engagements …

ACO

Pharos ups Shelton to principal | PE Hub | 7/9/2019

… Capital Group has promoted Ryan Shelton to principal. His appointment is effective immediately. Shelton joined the Dallas and Nashville-based healthcare private equity firm in 2006. PRESS RELEASE DALLAS and NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 9, 2019 … He currently serves on the boards of portfolio companies Alereon, Beacon Specialized Living, Charter Healthcare Group, Family Treatment Network, FasPsych, and Verdi Oncology. He holds a B.B.A. in Finance and a B.A. in Economics from …

WindRose Health Investors Completes Recapitalization of Healthmap Solutions, Inc. | PR Newswire | 5/29/2019

healthcare private equity firm, announced the completion of an equity recapitalization of Healthmap Solutions, Inc. (“Healthmap” or the “Company”) with a commitment of $85 million . Healthmap is a specialty health management company focused on progressive diseases, with particular expertise in kidney populations. Health plans, including Medicare Advantage and employer-sponsored plans, as well as accountable care organizations (ACOs) and provider groups turn to Healthmap’s value-based solutions to improve the …

Health Management

WindRose Health Investors Completes Recapitalization of Healthmap Solutions, Inc. | PR Newswire | 5/29/2019

NEW YORK , May 29, WindRose Health Investors, LLC (“WindRose”), the New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the completion of an equity recapitalization of Healthmap Solutions, Inc. (“Healthmap” or the “Company”) with a commitment of $85 million . Healthmap is a specialty health management company focused on progressive diseases, with particular expertise in kidney populations. Health plans, including Medicare Advantage and employer-sponsored plans, as well as accountable care organizations …

Healthcare leaders look at the past, present and future of consolidation | FierceHealthcare Payer | 5/2/2019

… Annals of Internal Medicine. A database that tracks such activity indicated that private equity firms acquired 102 practices in 2017. Healthcare private equity deals, including providers, rose 50% to $63.1 billion, topping 2017’s level … Lawton Robert Burns, Ph.D., director of the Wharton Center for Health Management and Economics at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. RELATED: Private equity companies’ acquisition of physician practices likely to accelerate “We …

ACOs

WindRose Health Investors Completes Recapitalization of Healthmap Solutions, Inc. | PR Newswire | 5/29/2019

healthcare private equity firm, announced the completion of an equity recapitalization of Healthmap Solutions, Inc. (“Healthmap” or the “Company”) with a commitment of $85 million . Healthmap is a specialty health management company focused on progressive diseases, with particular expertise in kidney populations. Health plans, including Medicare Advantage and employer-sponsored plans, as well as accountable care organizations (ACOs) and provider groups turn to Healthmap’s value-based solutions to improve the …

Healthcare private equity deals reach record levels in 2018 | FierceHealthcare | 4/23/2019

… valued at greater than $2 billion each, versus just four in 2017, and several mega deals. Conference 13th Partnering with ACOS & IDNS Summit This two-day summit taking place on June 10–11, 2019, offers … healthcare deals,” Nirad Jain, co-head of Bain & Company’s global healthcare private equity and corporate M&A practices, said in a statement. “Despite an especially volatile fourth quarter for both global markets and certain political …

Pfizer

NavaDerm Partners adds Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman. Dan is … Dan was previously an executive at Merck & Co., Schering-Plough, Pfizer Inc., Melinta Therapeutics, and The Upjohn Company. Dan holds a Master of Philosophy from University of Rochester , as well as a B.A. from the …

NavaDerm Partners adds Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman | The Wapakoneta Daily News | 12/2/2019

… the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman. Dan is … Dan was previously an executive at Merck & Co., Schering-Plough, Pfizer Inc., Melinta Therapeutics, and The Upjohn Company. Dan holds a Master of Philosophy from University of Rochester , as well as a B.A. from the …

Merck

NavaDerm Partners adds Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman. Dan is … Pharmaceuticals at Bausch + Lomb. Dan was previously an executive at Merck & Co., Schering-Plough, Pfizer Inc., Melinta Therapeutics, and The Upjohn Company. Dan holds a Master of Philosophy from University of Rochester , as well as …

NavaDerm Partners adds Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman | The Wapakoneta Daily News | 12/2/2019

… the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman. Dan is … Pharmaceuticals at Bausch + Lomb. Dan was previously an executive at Merck & Co., Schering-Plough, Pfizer Inc., Melinta Therapeutics, and The Upjohn Company. Dan holds a Master of Philosophy from University of Rochester , as well as …

Envision Healthcare

BelHealth-backed ICP appoints Meadows as CEO | PE Hub | 11/13/2019

… member and past Board Member for the Florida College of Emergency Physicians. Dr. Meadows was previously a divisional CEO for Envision Healthcare, one of the country’s largest hospital-based physician groups, which was purchased by … Partners BelHealth Investment Partners, based in New York, is a healthcare private equity firm focused on lower middle market companies. BelHealth has a unique combination of investing, executive management and entrepreneurial experience. BelHealth acquires majority …

Heady competition for healthcare assets may change the route to returns | PE Hub | 4/24/2019

… 18 deals greater than $1 billion each, including the largest buyout in at least a decade: KKR ’s purchase of Envision Healthcare for $9.9 billion. Corporate buyers also jumped in, nudging healthcare M&A to … Murphy and Nirad Jain are partners with Bain & Co’s global healthcare private equity practice. Reach them at +1 617-572-2000. Do you want exclusive news and analysis about private equity deals, fundraising, top-quartile managers and …

athenahealth

Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, PE HUB Healthcare Wire Highlights, 8.29.19, on the site PE Hub | 8/29/2019

healthcare private equity M&A will catch up. Hubsters, why is this? Have all the good companies been sold? Recession fears causing buyers to be cautious? Email your thoughts to me at The biggest PE healthcare deal so far this year is AthenaHealth , PitchBook said. Veritas Capital and Elliot Management agreed to buy the US healthcare software maker for $5.7 billion. The deal closed in February. When it comes to …

Heady competition for healthcare assets may change the route to returns | PE Hub | 4/24/2019

… looked increasingly attractive compared with the private market. That was part of the logic behind the $5.7 billion acquisition of athenahealth by Veritas and Elliott Management ’s Evergreen Coast Capital . What’s ahead for the rest … Murphy and Nirad Jain are partners with Bain & Co’s global healthcare private equity practice. Reach them at +1 617-572-2000. Do you want exclusive news and analysis about private equity deals, fundraising, top-quartile managers and …

LabCorp

SouthStar Urgent Care Names Laura Miller President | Business Wire | 7/10/2019

… care services and clinics in Louisiana and portfolio company of Shore Capital Partners (Shore Capital), a leading lower middle market healthcare private equity firm, today announced that Laura Miller was recently appointed President and Chief … private and private equity-backed companies including Vermilion, Roche and LabCorp. Her experience and skills in commercial, operational excellence, growth and strategy will help continue to strengthen our relationship with patients. “From the day I …

Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Miller named president, COO of SouthStar Urgent Care, on the site PE Hub | 7/10/2019

… care services and clinics in Louisiana and portfolio company of Shore Capital Partners (Shore Capital), a leading lower middle market healthcare private equity firm, today announced that Laura Miller was recently appointed President and Chief … private and private equity-backed companies including Vermilion, Roche and LabCorp. Her experience and skills in commercial, operational excellence, growth and strategy will help continue to strengthen our relationship with patients. “From the day I …

Alere

Pharos ups Shelton to principal | PE Hub | 7/9/2019

… Capital Group has promoted Ryan Shelton to principal. His appointment is effective immediately. Shelton joined the Dallas and Nashville-based healthcare private equity firm in 2006. PRESS RELEASE DALLAS and NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 9, 2019 … strategies. He currently serves on the boards of portfolio companies Alereon, Beacon Specialized Living, Charter Healthcare Group, Family Treatment Network, FasPsych, and Verdi Oncology. He holds a B.B.A. in Finance and a B.A. in Economics …

Healthcare leaders look at the past, present and future of consolidation | FierceHealthcare Payer | 5/2/2019

… Healthcare private equity deals, including providers, rose 50% to $63.1 billion, topping 2017’s level of $42.6 billion, and deal count rose to 316 in 2018 from 265 in 2017, according to Boston-based consulting company Bain & Company. Add to that the 8,000 medical practices acquired by hospitals between July 2016 and July 2018, according to data compiled by the Physicians Advisory Institute and the consulting company Avalere Health. Some …

VMG Health

5 private equity trends to know | Becker’s ASC Review | 5/10/2019

Sponsored by VMG Health 214.369.4888 5 private equity trends to know Written by Rachel Popa Competition may lead to higher prices being paid for healthcare assets this year, according to global management consulting firm Bain & Company’s 2019 healthcare private equity report. Five trends: 1. To mitigate risks, private equity funds may partner with corporate or other financial sponsors when writing larger checks for healthcare assets. 2. Bain & Co. expects competition …

UnitedHealthcare, Optum support beneficiaries devastated by storms & more — 5 ASC industry notes | Becker’s ASC Review | 4/23/2019

Sponsored by VMG Health 214.369.4888 UnitedHealthcare, Optum support beneficiaries devastated by storms & more — 5 ASC industry notes Written by Eric Oliver Here are five updates on ASC companies and industry-relevant companies to note: Minnetonka … according to Towson, Md.-based SurgCenter Development. The number of healthcare private equity deals rose to a record 265 in 2017, with KKR’s $10 billion buyout of Nashville, Tenn.-based Envision Healthcare among the largest …

Avalere Health

Healthcare leaders look at the past, present and future of consolidation | FierceHealthcare Payer | 5/2/2019

… Healthcare private equity deals, including providers, rose 50% to $63.1 billion, topping 2017’s level of $42.6 billion, and deal count rose to 316 in 2018 from 265 in 2017, according to Boston-based consulting company Bain & Company. Add to that the 8,000 medical practices acquired by hospitals between July 2016 and July 2018, according to data compiled by the Physicians Advisory Institute and the consulting company Avalere Health. Some …

Healthcare leaders look at the past, present and future of consolidation | FierceHealthcare | 5/2/2019

… Healthcare private equity deals, including providers, rose 50% to $63.1 billion, topping 2017’s level of $42.6 billion, and deal count rose to 316 in 2018 from 265 in 2017, according to Boston-based consulting company Bain & Company. Add to that the 8,000 medical practices acquired by hospitals between July 2016 and July 2018, according to data compiled by the Physicians Advisory Institute and the consulting company Avalere Health. Some …

Doctor on Demand

Healthcare leaders look at the past, present and future of consolidation | FierceHealthcare Payer | 5/2/2019

… Annals of Internal Medicine. A database that tracks such activity indicated that private equity firms acquired 102 practices in 2017. Healthcare private equity deals, including providers, rose 50% to $63.1 billion, topping 2017’s level … retail locations. Humana recently announced it’s partnering with telehealth company Doctor on Demand on a new virtual primary care model that offers patients access to a primary care physician with lower monthly premiums. “It’s a …

Healthcare leaders look at the past, present and future of consolidation | FierceHealthcare | 5/2/2019

… Annals of Internal Medicine. A database that tracks such activity indicated that private equity firms acquired 102 practices in 2017. Healthcare private equity deals, including providers, rose 50% to $63.1 billion, topping 2017’s level … and coordinated. Humana recently announced it’s partnering with telehealth company Doctor on Demand on a new virtual primary care model that offers patients access to a primary care physician with lower monthly premiums. Blue Cross …

Pharos Capital Group

ForsterBoughman Represents Orlando Area Autism Spectrum Disorder Group Alpine Academy and Interventions Unlimited in Transaction with the Family Treatment Network | Benzinga | 1/16/2020

… Pharos Capital Group, a healthcare private equity firm. ForsterBoughman attorneys Kathryn P. Jones, Gary A. Forster and Paige L. Minch handled the deal with assistance of attorney Eric C. Boughman on medical and technology transfer issues. Jing Zhou, who founded Interventions Unlimited and Alpine Academy, will remain with the organizations, as CEO and continue to lead their growth. “Deals involving private equity firms present special challenges, particularly in the context …

The Carlyle Group

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC | PR Newswire | 1/13/2020

healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its portfolio company, Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC (“TrustHCS” or the “Company”), to a healthcare joint venture established by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group and Cannae Holdings. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. TrustHCS is a provider of staffing and advisory services for coding, clinical documentation improvement (“CDI”), denial management …

Carlyle Group

WindRose Health Investors Completes Sale of Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC | PR Newswire | 1/13/2020

healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its portfolio company, Trust Healthcare Consulting Services, LLC (“TrustHCS” or the “Company”), to a healthcare joint venture established by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group and Cannae Holdings. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. TrustHCS is a provider of staffing and advisory services for coding, clinical documentation improvement (“CDI”), denial management …

GHO Capital

GHO Capital Acquires Ardena, a Leading CDMO Providing Early Stage Drug Development and Manufacturing for Small-to-mid Sized Biopharma | Business Wire | 1/9/2020

LONDON- Global Healthcare Opportunities, or GHO Capital Partners LLP, the European specialist investor in healthcare, together with the existing management team has acquired Ardena, a specialist contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) focused on early … forward.” GHO recently announced the close of their second specialist healthcare private equity fund at its hard cap of €975m and last year completed investments in Sterling Pharma and BioAgilytix as well as exits from …

BelHealth

Gemini Bio to Distribute Celartia Products in US | 1/9/2020

Almac Discovery Appoints BD VP 01.09.20 Gemini Bioproducts , a supplier of cell culture solutions and a portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners, a New York-based healthcare private equity firm, has formed a distribution agreement with Celartia . Effective immediately, customers can now purchase Celartia’s line of closed, single-use cell culture cassettes directly from Gemini. Columbus, OH-based Celartia manufactures the Petaka G3, a closed, single-use, disposable cell culture …

Grant Avenue Capital

Grant Avenue Capital Announces Strategic Partnership | PR Newswire | 1/7/2020

Grant Avenue Capital Announces Strategic Partnership East Rock Capital and GCM Grosvenor Back Healthcare Private Equity Firm News provided by Jan 07, 2020, 07:55 ET Share this article NEW YORK , Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Grant Avenue Capital, LLC, www.GrantAveCap.com , a healthcare-focused, middle-market private equity firm, announced today that it has finalized a strategic partnership with East Rock Capital, LLC, and GCM Grosvenor. Buddy Gumina , founder and managing partner …

Apax Partners

Grant Avenue Capital Announces Strategic Partnership | PR Newswire | 1/7/2020

Grant Avenue Capital Announces Strategic Partnership East Rock Capital and GCM Grosvenor Back Healthcare Private Equity Firm News provided by Jan 07, 2020, 07:55 ET Share this article NEW YORK , Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Grant … as senior equity partner of the global healthcare team at Apax Partners, a leading international private equity firm. Mr. Gumina founded and led the build-out of Apax Partners’ U.S. healthcare buyout practice over the …

Morgan Stanley

SVB Financial Group Announces Pricing of $350 Million Preferred Stock Depositary Shares Offering | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… of a portion of its outstanding debt, including the early redemption of its outstanding $350 million 5.375% Senior Notes due 2020, which is set to occur on December 20, 2019 . BofA Securities, Inc., Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. is acting as co-manager. The offering is being made pursuant to an effective …

Health Enterprise Partners

Access Physicians Receives Investment to Expand National Acute Care Delivery via Telemedicine | PR Newswire | 11/7/2019

DALLAS Access Physicians, a national leader in acute subspecialty telemedicine, today announced it has secured $9.3M in a Series A round from Health Enterprise Partners (HEP), a healthcare private equity firm whose investors include some of the largest health systems and health plans in the United States . Access Physicians is a multispecialty physician group that combines clinical workflows, peer-referenced specialists, and a world-class telemedicine experience supported with a …

G Square

McDermott To Host European Healthcare Private Equity Leadership Forum 2019 | PR Newswire | 9/24/2019

LONDON International law firm McDermott Will & Emery to host its second annual European Healthcare Private Equity Leadership Forum on September 26, 2019 at the Four Seasons Hotel in London . “The Forum is a must-attend … alongside Apposite Capital, Apax Partners, Aretex Capital Partners, GHO Capital, G Square Capital and Five Arrows/Rothschild, and McDermott partners, will discuss the innovative collaborations and trends that are transforming the European and international healthcare …

Veritas Capital

Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, PE HUB Healthcare Wire Highlights, 8.29.19, on the site PE Hub | 8/29/2019

healthcare private equity M&A will catch up. Hubsters, why is this? Have all the good companies been sold? Recession fears causing buyers to be cautious? Email your thoughts to me at The biggest PE healthcare deal so far this year is AthenaHealth , PitchBook said. Veritas Capital and Elliot Management agreed to buy the US healthcare software maker for $5.7 billion. The deal closed in February. When it comes to …

DW Healthcare Partners

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, DWHP promotes three, on the site PE Hub | 8/21/2019

By Iris Dorbian Toronto-based DW Healthcare Partners , a healthcare-focused private equity firm, has made three promotions: Gabe Becher is now a managing director; Eric Moore has become a principal; and Aaron Kennedy has … He currently serves on the Young Leaders Council of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Aaron Kennedy is promoted to Vice President. Aaron has been in the Toronto DWHP office for four years. He is currently …

Merrill Lynch

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, DWHP promotes three, on the site PE Hub | 8/21/2019

… investment and subsequent sale of PRIME Education. Prior to DWHP, Gabe worked at Alberta Investment Management Corporation, TorQuest Partners, and Merrill Lynch & Co., and Gabe earned his HBA degree from the Richard Ivey School of … He currently serves on the Young Leaders Council of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Aaron Kennedy is promoted to Vice President. Aaron has been in the Toronto DWHP office for four years. He is currently …

TorQuest Partners

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, DWHP promotes three, on the site PE Hub | 8/21/2019

… instrumental in DWHP’s investment and subsequent sale of PRIME Education. Prior to DWHP, Gabe worked at Alberta Investment Management Corporation, TorQuest Partners, and Merrill Lynch & Co., and Gabe earned his HBA degree from the Richard … He currently serves on the Young Leaders Council of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Aaron Kennedy is promoted to Vice President. Aaron has been in the Toronto DWHP office for four years. He is currently …

HealthCare Partners

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, DWHP promotes three, on the site PE Hub | 8/21/2019

By Iris Dorbian Toronto-based DW Healthcare Partners , a healthcare-focused private equity firm, has made three promotions: Gabe Becher is now a managing director; Eric Moore has become a principal; and Aaron Kennedy has … He currently serves on the Young Leaders Council of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Aaron Kennedy is promoted to Vice President. Aaron has been in the Toronto DWHP office for four years. He is currently …

Shore Capital Partners

SouthStar Urgent Care Names Laura Miller President | Business Wire | 7/10/2019

LAFAYETTE, La.- SouthStar Urgent Care, a leading provider of urgent care services and clinics in Louisiana and portfolio company of Shore Capital Partners (Shore Capital), a leading lower middle market healthcare private equity firm, today announced that Laura Miller was recently appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company. This leadership change, supported by the SouthStar Urgent Care Board of Directors, took effect in spring of 2019. Former Chief …

WindRose Health Investors

WindRose Health sells Ovation Fertility | PE Hub | 6/17/2019

WindRose Health Investors LLC is the seller. Ovation Fertility provides fertility laboratory services, including in-vitro fertilization laboratory services (“IVF”), genetic testing, egg & embryo storage and other services for the fertility industry. PRESS RELEASE WindRose Health Investors Completes Recapitalization of Ovation Fertility (New York, NY) June 17, 2019 – WindRose Health Investors, LLC (“WindRose”), the New York-based healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the recapitalization of its …

Great Point Partners

Great Point Partners invests in Axiom Real-Time Metrics | PE Hub | 5/8/2019

Great Point Partners invests in Axiom Real-Time Metrics May 8, 2019 Print Email Axiom Real-Time Metrics , a Toronto-based provider of e-clinical solutions, has raised a “significant” undisclosed investment from Great Point Partners , a U.S. healthcare private equity firm. Founded in 2001 by CEO Andrew Schachter, Axiom provides data management, data analytics, biostatistics, pharmacovigilance and other services that support the clinical study data and operational needs of …

Summit Partners

Healthcare private equity deals reach record levels in 2018 | FierceHealthcare | 4/23/2019

… to the report. “Last year was an incredible year for healthcare deals,” Nirad Jain, co-head of Bain & Company’s global healthcare private equity and corporate M&A practices, said in a statement. “Despite an especially … bought Italian pharmaceutical group Recordati for $7.4 billion. Optum and Summit Partners acquired staffing firm Sound Inpatient Physicians for $2.2 billion . Along with health IT and providers, home care and hospice drew strong interest from …

Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company

Annie Lamont Awarded HCPEA Lifetime Achievement Award | PRWeb | 12/19/2017

The Healthcare Private Equity Association (HCPEA) has announced it will honor Annie Lamont with its 2017 Russell L. Carson Award for lifetime achievement in healthcare investing. Annie, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Oak HC/FT, is recognized for her 30+ year career supporting the creation and growth of many of the healthcare industry’s most successful and dynamic companies. A renowned investor, Annie has applied her integrity, intelligence, and passion …

Beecken Petty O'Keefe

Zenith American Solutions Acquired by Beecken Petty O’Keefe and Company | PR Newswire | 12/15/2017

Zenith American Solutions Acquired by Beecken Petty O’Keefe and Company News provided by 13:51 ET Share this article TAMPA, Fla. , Dec. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Zenith American Solutions, Inc. (“Zenith American”) announced today that it has … trade associations, government entities, and corporate employers. BPOC is a healthcare private equity firm, focused on investments in middle-market companies poised for strong, transformational growth operating in the healthcare industry. Zenith American is enthusiastic …

MBF Healthcare Partners

Michael J. Vaughan, Former COO of American Dental Partners, Joins MBF Healthcare Partners as an Operating Partner | CNBC | 12/7/2017

CORAL GABLES, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– MBF Healthcare Partners (“MBF”), a leading healthcare private equity firm, today announced that Michael J. Vaughan, Former Chief Operating Officer of American Dental Partners (“ADP”), has joined MBF as an Operating Partner. Mike will work with MBF in identifying Dental Service Organization (“DSO”) opportunities throughout the United States. “We are pleased to have Michael join us as an Operating Partner to assist in identifying DSO …

HCA

BelHealth-backed ICP appoints Meadows as CEO | PE Hub | 11/13/2019

… and past Board Member for the Florida College of Emergency Physicians. Dr. Meadows was previously a divisional CEO for Envision Healthcare, one of the country’s largest hospital-based physician groups, which was purchased by KKR … Partners BelHealth Investment Partners, based in New York, is a healthcare private equity firm focused on lower middle market companies. BelHealth has a unique combination of investing, executive management and entrepreneurial experience. BelHealth acquires majority …

Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, PE HUB Healthcare Wire Highlights, 8.29.19, on the site PE Hub | 8/29/2019

Warburg to take control of WebPT; Where are all the PE healthcare deals? Chris and Sarah are off seeing the world, so I, Luisa, will be your healthcare MC today. It feels like private equity … one month left in Q3, it doesn’t appear as though healthcare private equity M&A will catch up. Hubsters, why is this? Have all the good companies been sold? Recession fears causing buyers to be …

Humana

BelHealth-backed NavaDerm taps Murphy as CEO | PE Hub | 11/5/2019

… Humana. NavaDerm is a Northeast-focused dermatology services company. PRESS RELEASE New York, New York – November 5, 2019 – NavaDerm Partners (“NavaDerm” or the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York-based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dr. John Murphy as Chief Executive Officer. John Murphy, MD, MBA, CPE, has over 30 years of experience in physician …

John Murphy, M.D., Joins NavaDerm as CEO | PR Newswire | 11/5/2019

healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dr. John Murphy as Chief Executive Officer. John Murphy , MD, MBA, CPE, has over 30 years of experience in physician services. Previously, Dr. Murphy served as Regional Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at Humana ( New York ) (NYSE: HUM ). Prior to Humana, Dr. Murphy was Chief Executive Officer at Delaware Valley Urology, a New Jersey -based urology organization offering the full scope …

David Mayer

Merryfield Raises $3.5 M, Set to Launch App That Rewards Clean Label Purchases | 2/13/2020

Merryfield, a soon-to-launch app that rewards shoppers with gift cards for buying clean label products, announced this week that it has raised $3.5 million in a seed round. Merryfield , which will launch on iOS in April, was founded by David Mayer, a former healthcare private equity investor, and Joe Dickson, former director of quality standards at Whole Foods Market. The app curates a list of packaged goods products …

Sean Dempsey

Oxford Finance Provides $87.5 Million Credit Facility to Tarrytown Expocare | PR Newswire | 1/14/2020

… quickly appreciate Tarrytown’s differentiated position in our underserved niche.” “We are pleased to complete our second transaction with Oxford,” added Sean Dempsey , partner at Sheridan . “They were able to provide a flexible capital solution and … Sheridan Capital Partners Sheridan Capital Partners is a Chicago -based healthcare private equity firm that focuses on lower middle market buyouts and growth equity in the U.S. and Canada . Sheridan partners with companies that have …

Ezra Mehlman

Health Enterprise Partners Takes the ParityPledge® as Part of Its Commitment to Improving the Pathway for Women in Leadership Positions | PR Newswire | 1/2/2020

NEW YORK , Jan. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Health Enterprise Partners , a healthcare private equity firm, today announced it has taken the ParityPledge. ® The ParityPledge asks that companies commit to interviewing at least one qualified woman candidate … and encourage our peers to do so as well,” said Ezra Mehlman , Managing Partner of Health Enterprise Partners. “Parity.org was founded to correct the stark reality of gender imbalance at the very top of companies …

John Murphy

NavaDerm Partners adds Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman. Dan is … and helping guide NavaDerm through its next growth phase.” Dr. John Murphy, NavaDerm CEO and Board Director, added “We are thrilled to have Dan join NavaDerm. Dan is a seasoned practice management and pharma executive …

Dan Wechsler

NavaDerm Partners adds Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

NEW YORK NavaDerm Partners (“NavaDerm” or the “Company”), a Northeast-focused dermatology services company and portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a New York -based healthcare private equity firm, announced the appointment of Dan Wechsler as Executive Chairman. Dan is a highly experienced practice management leader and senior pharmaceutical executive. Previously, Dan served as President and CEO of Smile Brands, a privately held dental service organization with 4,500 employees …

Iris Dorbian

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, Parthenon invests in MRO, on the site PE Hub | 10/30/2019

Parthenon Capital has made an investment in MRO Corporation , a provider of release of information solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. Houlihan Lokey served as financial adviser to MRO on the transaction. PRESS RELEASE NORRISTOWN, Pa., Oct. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — MRO Corporation (MRO), a leader in the secure, compliant and efficient exchange of protected health information (PHI), announced today the completion of an investment transaction with Parthenon Capital (Parthenon), a …

Kirk Falconer

Kirk Falconer wrote a new post, Persistence Capital Partners invests in MCA Dental Group, on the site PE Hub | 9/17/2019

Persistence Capital Partners invests in MCA Dental Group September 17, 2019 By Kirk Falconer Photo courtesy of Rawpixel/iStock/Getty Images Ottawa-based dental service organization MCA Dental Group Ltd earlier this month secured an investment from Persistence Capital Partners (PCP), a Canadian healthcare private equity firm. Terms weren’t released for the deal, which follows an initial investment made by PCP in early 2018. Established in 2017 by CEO Ken …

Luisa Beltran

Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, PE HUB Healthcare Wire Highlights, 8.29.19, on the site PE Hub | 8/29/2019

… billion, according to PitchBook . This compares with 232 deals for all of the third quarter in 2018, valued at $25.8 billion. With roughly one month left in Q3, it doesn’t appear as though healthcare private equity M&A will catch up. Hubsters, why is this? Have all the good companies been sold? Recession fears causing buyers to be cautious? Email your thoughts to me at The biggest PE healthcare deal …

Gabe Becher

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, DWHP promotes three, on the site PE Hub | 8/21/2019

By Iris Dorbian Toronto-based DW Healthcare Partners , a healthcare-focused private equity firm, has made three promotions: Gabe Becher is now a managing director; Eric Moore has become a principal; and Aaron Kennedy has … He currently serves on the Young Leaders Council of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Aaron Kennedy is promoted to Vice President. Aaron has been in the Toronto DWHP office for four years. He is currently …

Eric Moore

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, DWHP promotes three, on the site PE Hub | 8/21/2019

… DW Healthcare Partners , a healthcare-focused private equity firm, has made three promotions: Gabe Becher is now a managing director; Eric Moore has become a principal; and Aaron Kennedy has been upped to vice president … He currently serves on the Young Leaders Council of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Aaron Kennedy is promoted to Vice President. Aaron has been in the Toronto DWHP office for four years. He is currently …

Aaron Kennedy

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, DWHP promotes three, on the site PE Hub | 8/21/2019

… equity firm, has made three promotions: Gabe Becher is now a managing director; Eric Moore has become a principal; and Aaron Kennedy has been upped to vice president. Becher joined the firm three years ago … He currently serves on the Young Leaders Council of the Healthcare Private Equity Association. Aaron Kennedy is promoted to Vice President. Aaron has been in the Toronto DWHP office for four years. He is currently …

Laura Miller

SouthStar Urgent Care Names Laura Miller President | Business Wire | 7/10/2019

LAFAYETTE, La.- SouthStar Urgent Care, a leading provider of urgent care services and clinics in Louisiana and portfolio company of Shore Capital Partners (Shore Capital), a leading lower middle market healthcare private equity firm, today announced that Laura Miller was recently appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company. This leadership change, supported by the SouthStar Urgent Care Board of Directors, took effect in spring of 2019. Former Chief …

Clayt Hulin

SouthStar Urgent Care Names Laura Miller President | Business Wire | 7/10/2019

… healthcare private equity firm, today announced that Laura Miller was recently appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company. This leadership change, supported by the SouthStar Urgent Care Board of Directors, took effect in spring of 2019. Former Chief Executive Officer Clayt Hulin will continue to support SouthStar Urgent Care’s mission as an Executive Advisor. Laura Miller joined the SouthStar team in November 2018 as Chief Operating Officer. Ms …

Nate Snyder

WindRose Health sells Ovation Fertility | PE Hub | 6/17/2019

… Completes Recapitalization of Ovation Fertility (New York, NY) June 17, 2019 – WindRose Health Investors, LLC (“WindRose”), the New York-based healthcare private equity firm, announced that it has completed the recapitalization of its portfolio company … for their commitment to improving and growing our business,” said Nate Snyder, CEO of Ovation. “We are excited to continue the momentum we have built over the last four years and to extend our physician …

Heather Landi

Political uncertainty could sink healthcare deals over next year: survey | FierceHealthcare | 5/22/2019

by Heather Landi May 22, 2019 9:00am M&A professionals are bullish on healthcare and life sciences deals but see political uncertainty as the biggest factor to stifle activity in the sector ahead of the … the technology talent gap as obstacles in this space. RELATED: Healthcare private equity deals reach record levels in 2018 The hardest part of getting a healthcare or life sciences deal right is talent assessment, followed …

Gary Herschman

Healthcare leaders look at the past, present and future of consolidation | FierceHealthcare Payer | 5/2/2019

… we can’t see the station anymore. Things will look a lot different in the next three to five years,” said Gary Herschman, an attorney in the healthcare and life sciences practice at Epstein Becker Green … indicated that private equity firms acquired 102 practices in 2017. Healthcare private equity deals, including providers, rose 50% to $63.1 billion, topping 2017’s level of $42.6 billion, and deal count rose to 316 in …

Nirad Jain

Heady competition for healthcare assets may change the route to returns | PE Hub | 4/24/2019

Heady competition for healthcare assets may change the route to returns April 24, 2019 Kara Murphy and Nirad Jain, partners with Bain & Co’s global healthcare PE practice. Photos courtesy of the firm. By Kara Murphy … Murphy and Nirad Jain are partners with Bain & Co’s global healthcare private equity practice. Reach them at +1 617-572-2000. Do you want exclusive news and analysis about private equity deals, fundraising, top-quartile managers and …