BOSTON, Sept. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leerink Transformation Partners ("LTP"), an investment firm focused on growth equity investments in the healthcare information technology and healthcare services sectors, announced today that Vinay Shah joined the firm as Vice President. Mr. Shah joins Managing Partners Todd Cozzens and Jared Kesselheim, M.D. and will be working in the firm's Boston office.
Mr. Shah brings to LTP over 5 years of healthcare experience across multiple healthcare subsectors. Most recently, Mr. Shah was a Senior Analyst at Longitude Capital, where he invested in healthcare technology and services companies. Previously, Mr. Shah was an Associate Consultant at Bain & Company, where he worked extensively with healthcare and private equity clients. Mr. Shah also co-founded Sherpa Clinical, a technology company focused on improving the clinical trials process.
"Vinay's focused healthcare investing experience aligns perfectly with our efforts in the healthcare information technology and healthcare services sector," said Todd Cozzens, Managing Partner. "I am confident that entrepreneurs will benefit from his deep insight as we help them navigate the inherent complexities of the healthcare industry."
Mr. Shah earned his MBA from the healthcare management program at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He also earned an AB from Princeton University, where he focused his studies on health policy within the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
About Leerink Transformation Partners
Leerink Transformation Partners was established in 2015 and is focused on growth equity investments in privately held innovative companies in the healthcare technology and healthcare services sectors with proven revenue traction, recurring revenue, and high growth potential. We encourage companies seeking growth capital partners that are former operators and clinicians, as well as experienced investors and company growth specialists, to reach out and learn more about how we can work with you. For more information, please visit: www.LTPequity.com
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