Avinash A. Kenkare

Former Senior Advisor, Spectrum Fund at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

Avinash A. Kenkare

Avinash A. Kenkare

Former Senior Advisor, Spectrum Fund at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

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Career Highlights

PreKlin Research Labs

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274

Number of Boards

9

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Managing Partner, Chief Compliance Officer at Pulver Capital Management LLC

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Professional at Somerset Indus Capital Partners LLC

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Co-Managing Partner-Fapi at Rothschild Proprietary Investments

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Chief Financial Officer at Cygnus Medicare Pvt Ltd.

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Director & Group Chief Executive Officer at Cygnus Medicare Pvt Ltd.

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Operating Executive at Avista Capital Partners

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Co-Founder at Avista Capital Partners

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Senior Managing Director at The Gores Group LLC

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Managing Director at Browndove Healthcare Pvt Ltd.

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Managing Partner at Centre Partners Management LLC

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Avinash A. Kenkare
Former Senior Advisor, Spectrum Fund at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC
Education
MBA, with Distinction
Class of 1998

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Class of 1984

Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked in the top tier of national research universities each year. We are a coeducational, nondenominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe. Our university offers majors and programs in four colleges: The College of Arts and Sciences, The College of Business and Economics, The College of Education and The P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science. More than 4,700 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students call Lehigh "home." Located in Pennsylvania’s scenic Lehigh Valley, the campus is in close proximity to both New York City and Philadelphia. Lehigh is comprised of 2,358 acres, making it one of the largest private universities in the country. The Asa Packer Campus, Mountaintop Campus, and Murray H. Goodman Campus are contiguous. In 2012, the university received a Stabler Foundation gift of 755 acres in nearby Upper Saucon Township. Since 1865, generations of students have chosen Lehigh for their educational experience. They know Lehigh is a place where they can make strong personal connections with faculty, conduct research in diverse fields of study, thrive in a dynamic campus community, form lasting bonds with Lehigh alumni, and learn from their own life experiences.

Howard University is a nationally acclaimed, research-oriented institution, which was founded to provide stellar education to African-American students. Howard may be the most well-known Historically Black University (HBCU). Located in the culturally rich U Street/Shaw neighborhood of Washington, DC, Howard finds itself surrounded by politics and artists. Students come to Howard not merely for a rigorous education, but to have a well-rounded, culturally inspired, politically informed university experience. Howard offers bachelor’s degrees in a wide range of studies, has graduate programs, and offers doctorate programs in law, medicine and pharmaceutical studies. Students are able to take advantage of research studies to build their resumes, as well as study abroad programs to enlighten their global perspectives. Howard University is a competitive institution that boasts the some of the best professors and professionals in their field. Faculty and students alike are proud to be members of such a prestigious and historically significant institution. If you’re looking for a first class education in the heart of the nation’s capital, Howard University may have an academic future for you.

Career History
Professional
1998 - Current
Co-Founder
Current
Senior Advisor, Spectrum Fund
Current

Health Evolution Management focuses on long-term investments in healthcare companies that provide services, technologies and information solutions that improve the delivery, organization and financing of healthcare.The Health Evolution Partners Growth and Buyout Fund is a $500 million fund that invests in late stage healthcare companies. The fund focuses on investments in successful companies that have the potential to become market leaders and to improve value to end users. The fund makes growth and late stage investments in companies that are EBITDA positive or that have a demonstrated pathway to EBITDA growth. Investments may take the form of expansion capital, recapitalizations, buyouts, spin-offs and other forms of late stage financing. Health Evolution Management focuses on companies with sustainable competitive advantages, strong management teams and proprietary healthcare technology and processes. Initial equity investments range from $20 million to $80 million.Health Evolution Management developed the Health Evolution Partners Innovation Network (HEPIN), a $200 million fund supported by a partnership between the firm and a small number of early-stage venture capital funds. Partner funds work with Health Evolution Management to move innovations from idea to proof-of-concept and to develop leading management teams of the future. Health Evolution Management invests directly in portfolio companies and also invests into partnered venture funds.The firm's direct investments in portfolio companies take the form of lead investments and co-investments with HEPIN fund partners. Health Evolution Management may also invest in syndication with other funds. The firm seeks to invest in healthcare services, technology, diagnostics and medical devices that have the potential to establish a leadership position in a niche market, become the foundation for a solution platform or offer an innovation or disruption that can be integrated into an existing solution platform. They prefer to invest in opportunities in which significant engineering, science and regulatory risk does not exist. The firm also prefers to invest in companies operating in large markets with favorable growth trends and supportive regulatory and reimbursement environments. Health Evolution Management plays an active role in their investments taking board seats with all lead investments and at least board observation rights with co-investments. Initial equity investments range from $5 million to $10 million with capital reserved to maintain the firm's pro rata ownership.

Boards & Committees
Director
Current

1stPoint Communications LLC provieds telecommunications solutions. It offers voice, data, and video technologies. The company was founded by Erik B. Levitt in 2011 and is headquartered in Piscataway, NJ.

Director
Current

Browndove Healthcare Pvt Ltd. provides surgical innovative products and services. It offers dialysis, pharma, and hospi care products. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Bangalore, India.

Director
2013 - Prior

Cygnus Medicare Pvt Ltd. owns and operates as a chain of multi-speciality hospital. It offers surgeries in the areas of bone and joint, cardiology, neuro and spine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, minimal access surgery, eye care, ENT care, dental department, cosmetic surgery, internal medicine and diabetology, intensive care, radiology and urology. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Gurgaon, India.

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