Investor Growth Capital Names New Prez

Stephen Campe has been named president of Investor Growth Capital. He originally joined the firm in 1998, as co-head of its U.S. healthcare venture investing group. He succeeds the retiring Henry Gooss, who will remain a senior advisor to the firm.

 

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Stephen Campe has been appointed new President of Investor Growth Capital, the wholly owned venture capital arm of Investor AB, effective December 1, 2008. He will also be a member of Investor's Management Group. Henry E. Gooss, current President of Investor Growth Capital, is retiring from that role but will remain as a senior advisor to the firm.

 

Stephen Campe, 43, joined Investor Growth Capital US in 1998. Since joining, he has been Co-Head of the US healthcare venture investing activities, and has led a number of investments in medical device and diagnostics companies.

 

Prior to joining Investor Growth Capital, Stephen was with McKinsey & Company. He currently represents Investor Growth Capital on the boards of several portfolio companies.

 

Stephen earned an M.B.A. from Yale School of Management and a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in Systems Science Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

 

“Steve has an established track record of making attractive investments and building successful companies. His analytical skills and investment experience will be highly valuable as we continue to grow Investor Growth Capital, and also as we make investments in our other business areas” says B