Health Evolution Partners Appoints Braden Kelly as Investment Partner

Health Evolution Partners, a health care private equity firm, has appointed Braden Kelly as investment partner. Kelly has served as a senior advisor to Health Evolution Partners Growth Buyout Fund since 2008 and joined the board of directors at portfolio company CenseoHealth in 2012.

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Health Evolution Partners, a health care private equity firm, announced today that Braden Kelly is taking on the role of Investment Partner. Kelly has served as a senior advisor to Health Evolution Partners Growth Buyout Fund since 2008 and joined the board of directors at portfolio company CenseoHealth in 2012.

“We value his private equity and investment experience and look forward to his leadership on investment opportunities and with our portfolio companies.”
“I am delighted that Braden has joined the partnership of our Growth Buyout Fund,” said David J. Brailer, MD, PhD, Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Health Evolution Partners. “We value his private equity and investment experience and look forward to his leadership on investment opportunities and with our portfolio companies.”

Prior to joining Health Evolution Partners, Kelly served as a partner and managing director of General Atlantic LLC, a global private equity investment firm with $18 billion under management. At General Atlantic, Kelly originated and managed its global health care practice, founded the firm’s Silicon Valley office, and served on its investment committee. During his 12-year tenure with General Atlantic, Kelly managed investments in the U.S., Europe and India. Prior to General Atlantic, Kelly was an investment banker specializing in mergers, acquisitions and restructurings at Morgan Stanley. Kelly earned a bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, in finance and business economics from the University of Notre Dame.

“Through my relationship with Health Evolution Partners, I have been privileged to work with a great group of talented people and an innovative and strong collection of companies delivering value across the health care landscape,” said Kelly. “I am excited to begin a new chapter with the team.”

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Health Evolution Partners invests in rapidly growing middle market companies in the health care industry. We target opportunities across the key sectors of the health care economy – hospitals, physicians, managed care, pharmaceutical developers, device makers and consumer products and services. Our investments are led by an exceptional team of health care investment professionals and seasoned operators. We believe that the firm’s extensive network of health care specialists, policymakers and thought leaders give our companies a significant competitive advantage. By partnering with talented management teams, we are able to create long-term value and in turn, drive attractive returns for our investors.

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