Healthcare Direct Investing
We’ve created an approach to direct private investment centered on simplicity, flexibility, and creativity. For us, it’s about building outstanding partnerships and businesses without exception and fostering growth without friction. We invest long-term, permanent capital, resources and energy in healthcare companies that are creating lasting value and changing the world for the better.
Seeking Outstanding Partners
At the end of the day, we are in the people business. Leadership, talent and relationships are paramount to success. We work with founders and leaders who think big, have high standards and challenge the status quo. That’s why Cresset Partners focuses on long term partnerships with like-minded entrepreneurs, founders, and management teams.
Investment Strategy & Focus
We typically invest $10 – $100 million in U.S.-based businesses with more than $5 million of EBITDA.
We have experience across a range of specialty providers (i.e. urgent care, dermatology, dental, behavioral health), healthcare IT and services, as well as medical devices. We love opportunities where we can make a difference in strategic direction to drive growth and industry consolidation.
We do our best when we invest in transactions where we partner with owners and management to jointly drive strategy and execution to create long-term value. Given our long-term orientation, we are flexible regarding control and transaction structure and focus on creating strong equity alignment among our team and our investment partners and management.
Select Prior Investments*
Active Day is a for-profit provider of adult day healthcare services with 59 centers across the country.Visit Website
Blue Sky Vision
Blue Sky Vision provides practice management services to the ophthalmology sector, focusing on the Great Lakes region.Visit Website
Foundations Recovery Network
Foundations Recovery Network is a leading behavioral health provider for both mental health and substance abuse disorders.Visit Website
Kids Care Dental
Kids Care Dental provides pediatric general dentistry, orthodontics and oral surgery.Visit Website
LifeCard International facilitates automated claims processing and electronic medical records.Visit Website
Merit Health Systems
Merit Health Systems is an operator of acute care hospitals in large and secondary urban and suburban markets across the US.Visit Website
National Veterinary Associates
National Veterinary Associates is the largest private owner of free-standing veterinary hospitals in the United States.Visit Website
Pacific Interpreters provides language interpreting services for the healthcare market.Visit Website
Paradigm Outcomes is a leading provider of complex and catastrophic medical management services.Visit Website
Platinum Dermatology provides practice management services to the dermatology sector, initially focusing the Dallas-Fort Worth area.Visit Website
Progressus Therapy is a national provider of school-based therapy and early intervention services.Visit Website
Q-Centrix is an information solutions provider that helps providers improve quality of care and reduce costs.Visit Website
Remedi SeniorCare provides pharmacy services, pharmacy consulting and data management services for the post-acute market.Visit Website
Results Physiotherapy is an outcomes-based outpatient physical therapy clinics.Visit Website
Rittenhouse Senior Living
Rittenhouse Senior Living is an operator of senior living facilities, including assisted living and memory care.Visit Website
Sterilmed is a medical device reprocessing, equipment repair and pre-owned equipment sales business.Visit Website
Surgical Solutions is a provider of operating room solutions for minimally invasive surgical procedures.Visit Website
*These were not Cresset Partners investments. The select prior investments were made by principals of Cresset, prior to their involvement with Cresset Partners.
Healthcare Sector Lead, Private Capital
Co-Founder & Co-Chairman
Managing Partner, Private Capital