About Us

1985

Firm founded as a focused healthcare investor

$3.0B

Funds raised to date

$50B+

Market capitalization of Essex Woodlands-backed companies

150+

Investments since inception

45K+

Employees of Essex Woodlands-backed companies

20

Investment professionals

Our Experience

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Our investment team has 500+ years of combined healthcare industry experience

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Our experience includes operational, strategic, regulatory, financing, R&D and HR matters

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We have an extensive network of strong relationships across healthcare

Our Unique Approach

How are we different from other growth equity firms?

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We have deep domain expertise – healthcare investing is our only business

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We focus on revenue-generating companies with significant growth potential

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We actively partner with portfolio company management teams

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We have an international scope – Europe, China and Latin America

Our Global Reach

Well-positioned to capitalize on global opportunities with investments in Europe, China and Latin America

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We pursue opportunities driven by a rapidly growing aging population seeking better healthcare, innovative technology and improved healthcare products

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We have invested globally since 2000 with currently active investments in Europe, China, and Latin America