BelHealth Investment Partners has hired Jonathan Laifer as an Associate. Mr. Laifer will be responsible for deal origination, due diligence, transaction execution and portfolio company monitoring.
Prior to joining BelHealth, Mr. Laifer was at Goldman Sachs, most recently as an Investment Banking Associate in its healthcare group where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, leveraged finance and equity transactions. In addition, prior to attending business school, he worked as a financial analyst in Goldman’s investment management division. Mr. Laifer has an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BBA from Emory University.
“We are very excited to welcome Jon to BelHealth. He is a great addition to our growing team and worked with numerous leading healthcare companies while at Goldman,” said Inder Tallur, Managing Director of BelHealth. “Jon will support our existing portfolio companies and is well prepared with a strong skill set to help analyze new investment opportunities.”
BelHealth invests from $20 million to $50 million in companies in three healthcare segments: services, products, and distribution. The firm is currently investing out of its second fund which closed in June 2015 at the hard cap of $350 million. Fund I was raised in 2012 with $150 million of committed capital. BelHealth is headquartered in New York (www.belhealth.com).
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