Canadian healthcare information technology company Logibec Group Inc, which was recently sold to U.S. private equity firm GI Partners, has appointed Patrick Hampson to its board of directors. Hampson, who is the founder and managing partner of U.S. private equity investment and advisory firm HM3 Partners, is also an investor in the business. The Montréal-based Logibec was previously a portfolio company of OMERS Private Equity, the private equity investment arm of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System.
Appointment of Patrick Hampson to Logibec’s Board of Directors
MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Feb. 19, 2015) – Logibec Group Inc. (Logibec) a leading healthcare IT Company, announced today the appointment of Patrick Hampson to its Board of Directors comprised of GI Partners and Logibec executives. Mr. Hampson is also an investor in Logibec.
Mr. Hampson has been an investor and operator in the healthcare technology and services industry in the United States for over 30 years. He was the Founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer of MED3OOO, one of the largest and most advanced healthcare management and technology service providers in the United States, which was sold to McKesson in 2012. Mr. Hampson currently serves as Founder and Managing Partner of HM3 Partners, a private equity investment and advisory firm focused on the healthcare sector. He also serves on numerous hospital, healthcare company, and charitable boards across the United States.
“Patrick’s expertise and leadership in the healthcare industry will provide great insight as we further develop our presence in the North American market” said Marc Brunet, President and Chief Executive Officer of Logibec. “His commitment to advancing the performance of health systems, medical practices and physician’s networks is in line with our growth strategy.”
“I am excited to be an investor and board member in support of Logibec and GI Partners. The combination of Logibec’s leadership position in Canadian healthcare IT with the resources and expertise of GI Partners is a great opportunity to continue Logibec’s goal of reducing cost, improving quality and providing greater access to healthcare services throughout Canada.” said Mr. Hampson.
About Logibec Group Inc.
Logibec offers clients unparalleled solutions and industry expertise to optimize processes in all domains of the healthcare industry. Logibec has been recognized and ranked in the Branham 300 industry survey for 4 of the last 5 years as No. 1 on the list of pure-play healthcare ICT companies in Canada. With 30 years dedicated to the ever-evolving North American healthcare market, Logibec’s software and information systems are aligned with current and future needs of the health and social services sector. For further information, please visit: www.logibec.com.
About GI Partners
Founded in 2001, GI Partners is a leading middle market private equity investment firm based in San Francisco. The firm currently manages over $11 billion in capital commitments through private equity and real estate strategies for recognized institutional investors, including some of the largest state and sovereign pension funds in North America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and the Middle East. GI Partners is active in a number of key sectors, including TMT, Healthcare, Retail & Leisure, and Financial & Real Estate Services. For more information on GI Partners and its entire portfolio, please visit www.gipartners.com.
Marc P. Brunet
President and CEO
Logibec Group Inc.
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