BelHealth Investment Partners has promoted Scott Lee to senior managing director. Lee, who was previously managing director, has been with the healthcare-focused private equity firm since 2015.
New York, New York – April 2, 2020 – BelHealth Investment Partners (“BelHealth”), a healthcare-focused private equity firm, is pleased to announce that Scott Lee has been promoted to Senior Managing Director. Mr. Lee was previously a Managing Director and has been with BelHealth since 2015.
While at BelHealth, Mr. Lee has contributed to all aspects of the firm’s funds including origination, leading transactions and developing investment theses. He has also served as a member of BelHealth’s investment and valuation committees has been an integral part of BelHealth’s maturity. He leads BelHealth’s investments and serves as Board Director at Care Advantage and Integrated Care Physicians.
Mr. Lee has more than 15 years of experience in private equity investing. Prior to joining BelHealth, Mr. Lee started his career in 2004 as the Investment Analyst for Commonwealth Associates and the CARE Capital Group, where he first met and worked with several members of the BelHealth team. Starting in 2006, Mr. Lee served as a Principal at HealthEdge Investment Partners (“HealthEdge”), a lower middle market focused healthcare private equity fund that Harold Blue founded in 2005. While at HealthEdge, Mr. Lee was involved in all of the firm’s platform investments and served as a Board member of Woodbury Health Products, Infinity Homecare, and MNG Laboratories.
Scott Lee said, “I met many of my partners at BelHealth in my early professional years in 2004. We have an unwavering commitment to each other, our investors, and our management teams that can only be created through our years of experience together. I’m looking forward to many more years with our team spent enhancing and executing on the same investment strategy that we formed during our foundational years.”
Harold S. Blue, Managing Partner of BelHealth, added, “I have known Scott for more than 15 years and could not be more excited to have his continued stewardship as Senior Managing Director. He has been a trusted partner of ours for years and an invaluable resource, with depth across every aspect of our firm’s activities. He is a strong, insightful leader and mentor to colleagues and management teams. ”
About BelHealth Investment Partners
BelHealth Investment Partners, based in New York, 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 will benefit from its extensive operating and private equity investment expertise. The firm invests across three core healthcare segments: Services, Products and Distribution. BelHealth is investing from its current $350 million fund.