Avista focuses on investing in and growing healthcare companies. Our deep industry expertise and proactive value-added investment approach creates enduring partnerships with our portfolio companies.
We were founded in 2005 as a spin-out from DLJ Merchant Banking, which at the time was one of the world's largest and most renowned investment firms. We believe we have built a world-class private equity firm focused on the healthcare industry. Our long tenure in the market leads to a deep understanding of the micro and macro trends driving value and opportunity within the healthcare sector.
Avista is affiliated with Avista Acquisition Corp which is the sponsor of Avista Healthcare Public Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ: AHPA), a special purpose acquisition company.
- Disciplined focus on stable healthcare assets where Avista's sector expertise can drive accelerated growth
- Over $6.0 billion invested in over 30 healthcare companies
- Supported more than 40 add-on acquisitions, representing over $7.5 billion of cumulative transaction value and over $4.5 billion of revenue acquired