PE  Water Street Healthcare Partners

http://www.wshp.com





     Office Locations:

333 West Wacker Drive, Suite 2800
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-506-2900
Fax: 312-506-2901

 

Stages:

  • Middle Market


 

Industries:

  • Life Sciences & Healthcare

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    Description:

    With nearly $2 billion of capital under management, Water Street Healthcare Partners is a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on healthcare companies. Water Street seeks investments and relationships in targeted sectors across a wide spectrum of the healthcare industry (Diagnostic Devices, Medical Products, Pharmaceutical Services, Specialty Distribution, Specialty Pharmaceuticals, Specialty Services). The firm specializes in creating market leaders through flexible transaction structures, with particular expertise in complex corporate partnerships, carve-outs and recapitalizations in which owners retain a significant ownership stake. Transactions typically range from $50 million to $500 million. Water Street focuses primarily on two groups: large corporations that have low-priority business units or subsidiaries, and middle market healthcare companies where management wants to significantly accelerate growth and value creation. The firm does not typically invest in biotechnology, traditional healthcare facilities (hospitals, nursing homes) or early-stage companies without positive cash flow.


     

    Funds:


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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Al Heller Operating Partner
    Chris Sweeney Partner
    Jeff Holway CFO/CAO
    Jim Connelly Opeating Partner
    Max Mishkin Principal

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      AAIPharma Services
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      Access MediQuip
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      Breg
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      CareCentrix
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      ConVerge Diagnostic Services
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      Facet Technologies
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      HealthPlan Holdings
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      MarketLab
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      MSD
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      New Century Health
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      OraPharma
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      Physiotherapy Associates
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      PLUS Diagnostics
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      Precision Dynamics
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      Sarnova
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