BelHealth expands team with new additions

BelHealth Investment Partners LLC has beefed up its team with several new hires. Joining the healthcare-focused private equity firm are Michelle Gallegos as controller, Bryan Assael as director of compliance and Peter Gurny and Alex Wood as associates.

PRESS RELEASE

New York, NY – July 14, 2016 – BelHealth Investment Partners LLC (“BelHealth” or the “Fund”), the investment manager for the BelHealth Investment Funds, a healthcare-focused private equity firm, announced the expansion of both its investment team and administrative staff.

Administrative Team
– Michelle Gallegos, Controller. Prior to joining BelHealth, Ms. Gallegos spent 15 years working with individual private equity funds and fund administrators. Previously Ms. Gallegos was Vice President of Securities and Fund Services at Citi Private Equity Services.

– Bryan Assael, Director of Compliance. Mr. Assael is admitted to practice law in the state of New York and received his Law Degree from New York Law School. Previously Mr. Assael served as an Associate and Legal Clerk at Vandenberg & Feliu LLP.
Investment Team

– Peter Gurny, Associate. Mr. Gurny previously worked as an Associate and Analyst in the Leveraged Finance group of RBS Citizens, where he focused on healthcare transactions.

– Alex Wood, Associate. Prior to joining BelHealth, Mr. Wood worked as an Analyst in the investment banking division of Deloitte Corporate Finance, where he focused on healthcare transactions.

Harold S. Blue, Founder and Managing Partner said, “We are pleased to announce the expansion of our team with several talented individuals joining BelHealth. As the fund continues to grow and evolve, adding depth to both our investment team and administrative staff is critical. With the additions of Michelle, Bryan, Peter and Alex, we are well positioned to execute on our investment strategy.”

About BelHealth Investment Partners
BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), 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 its extensive operating and private equity investment expertise. The firm typically invests $20-50 million per platform company across three healthcare segments: Services, Products and Distribution.

For further information: www.belhealth.com.