The AEA Leavitt Partnership

The AEA Leavitt partnership combines the distinctive advantages of Leavitt Partners’ forward thinking intelligence and AEA Investors’ distinguished history of private equity investing. The partnership works together to focus on investments in mid-sized health care and food safety businesses with transaction values ranging from $50 million to $2 billion. Collectively, the AEA Leavitt partnership brings a matchless value proposition to its investments by providing more than just capital; it brings unique intelligence, networks and clout to enable and accelerate growth.

AEA Investors, a global investment firm with approximately $5 billion under management, was founded in 1968 by the Rockefeller, Mellon, and Harriman families and S.G. Warburg in Europe. With offices in New York, London, Munich, Hong Kong and Shanghai, AEA has dedicated funds for equity investments in mid-sized firms, small businesses, as well as for mezzanine and senior debt investments. AEA has been active in the healthcare sector for several years, but since early 2010 has been formally targeting the sector through the AEA Leavitt partnership.

Merging with AEA’s deep investment history, Leavitt Partners offers knowledge, experience and a network of global relationships to its partnered platforms. Having served in critical leadership roles at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, state Medicaid agencies and various high profile private sector positions, the Leavitt Partners team adds a unique alliance to investments by constantly communicating with experts in the field to provide forward-looking intelligence and a leading perspective on the healthcare industry.

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