David A. Smith

Partner Head of the Portfolio Services Group at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

David A. Smith

David A. Smith

Partner Head of the Portfolio Services Group at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

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Freedom Innovations LLC
McKesson Medical-Surgical
Physician Sales & Service, Inc.

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1307

Primary Location

Jacksonville, FL, United States

Number of Boards

14

Birthday

1960

Age

59

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Partner at Deerfield Management Company LP

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Chairman at Health Evolution

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Investment Partner at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

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Partner at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

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President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at TIDI Products LLC

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Director at SunTrust Bank (Atlanta, Georgia)

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Former Vice Chairman at CSX Corp.

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Co-Founder at Fieldpoint Private Bank & Trust

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President at Kowaliga Capital, Inc.

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Partner at Amulet Capital Partners LLC

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David A. Smith
Partner Head of the Portfolio Services Group at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC
Education

The University of North Florida (UNF) is a public university in Jacksonville, Florida. A member institution of the State University System of Florida, the university is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees to its students. Its campus comprises 1,300 acres in the middle of a natural preserve on Jacksonville's Southside.

Career History
Partner Head of the Portfolio Services Group
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.

Partner, Growth Buyout Fund
Current
UNIX System Administrator
Tenure Unconfirmed

The Florida State University (commonly referred to as Florida State or FSU)[9] is a space-grant and sea-grant public research university located in the state capital city of Tallahassee, Florida, United States. It is a comprehensive doctoral research university with medical programs and very high research activity as determined by the Carnegie Foundation.[10] The university comprises 16 separate colleges and more than 110 centers, facilities, labs and institutes that offer more than 300 programs of study, including professional programs.[11] Florida State is home to Florida's only National Laboratory – the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory and is the birthplace of the commercially viable anti-cancer drug Taxol. Florida State University also operates The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, the State Art Museum of Florida and one of the largest museum/university complexes in the nation.[12] Florida State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools as a Level VI public institution.[13] Florida State was officially established in 1851 and is located on the oldest continuous site of higher education in the state of Florida.[2][3] In 1905 Florida State earned Florida's first Rhodes Scholar.[14][15] In 1935 Florida State University was awarded the first chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in Florida and is among the ten percent of American universities to have earned a chapter of the national academic honor society.[16][17] In 1977 Florida State University earned the first female Rhodes Scholar in Florida.[18] In 2007, the Florida Legislature permitted Florida State and the University of Florida to charge 40% higher tuition than other institutions in the State University System of Florida.[19] In 2010 Florida State University was named a "Budget Ivy" university by the Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College.[20] In 2012 U.S. News & World Report ranked Florida State the most efficient National University in the United States.[21] Florida State University is one of two Florida public universities to immediately qualify as a "preeminent university" by law under Florida Senate Bill 1076, signed by Governor Rick Scott in 2013.[22][23] As a result of this legislation, preeminent universities receive additional funding that is intended to improve the academics and national reputation of higher education within the state of Florida.[24] As one of Florida's primary graduate research universities,[25] Florida State University awards approximately 3,000 graduate and professional degrees each year.[26] The Florida State University is also home to nationally ranked programs in many academic areas, including the sciences, engineering, social policy, film, music, theater, dance, visual art, business, political science, psychology, social work, medicine, and law.[27] The university is also known for its undergraduate study abroad options: according to Uni in the USA, "the large numbers of students that study abroad nicely compliment the students that study here from abroad."[28] Florida State University athletics programs are favorites of passionate students, fans and alumni across the United States, which often appear in conjunction with the Marching Chiefs of the FSU College of Music. Florida State is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference and has won thirteen national athletic championships as well as multiple individual competitor NCAA championship awards

Boards & Committees
Director
2013 - Current

Halcyon Healthcare LLC provides hospice and home healthcare services. It services include hospice care services, crisis care teams, palliative care services, bereavement support, home hospice, inpatient hospice and hospice care in facilities. The company was founded by Daniel Kohl and Jack Draughon in 2010 and is headquartered in Cumming, GA.

Chairman
Current

Optimal IMX, Inc. provides radiology optimization services. It offers musculoskeletal, neuro-radiology, orthopedics, urology, and pediatric radiology services. The company is headquartered in Nashville, TN.

Executive Chairman
Current

Mollen Immunization Clinics LLC provides drugs for influenza immunizations. The firm specializes in providing child and adult immunizations, health screenings and lab testing services, with the core focus on a network of seasonal on-site flu clinics at retail establishments, corporations, senior living facilities, schools, government agencies and community locations. The company was founded by Art Mollen in 1989 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ.

Chairman
Current

Florida TaxWatch is a private, non-profit, non-partisan research institute that over its 27 year history has become widely recognized as the watchdog of citizens' hard-earned tax dollars. The mission of Florida TaxWatch is to provide the citizens of Florida and public officials with high quality, independent research and education on government revenues, expenditures, taxation, public policies and programs and to increase the productivity and accountability of Florida Government.Florida TaxWatch research recommends productivity enhancements and explains the statewide impact of economic and tax and spend policies and practices on citizens and businesses. Florida TaxWatch has worked diligently and effectively to help state government shape responsible fiscal and public policy that add value and benefit taxpayers.As the only statewide organization devoted entirely to Florida taxing and spending issues, Florida TaxWatch is ever present to ensure that taxes are equitable, not excessive, that their public benefits and costs are weighed, and that government agencies are more responsive and productive in the use of your hard-earned tax dollars.

Chairman
Current
Director
Current

The Health Industry Distributors Association provides legal information, networking and educational programs. It also hosts conferences for distributors and manufacturers, lobbies government on behalf of the industry, publishes newsletters & special issue reports and conducts research on industry trends. The company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Alexandria, VA

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$100 - $2,099
2014

PROVIDE FUNDS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION FOR SCHOLARSHIPS GIVEN TO STUDENTS WHO PARTICIPATE IN THE ATHLETIC PROGRAMS AT THE UNIVERSITY. PROVIDE FUNDS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION FOR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS TO FACILITIES USED BY STUDENTS ENROLLED AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA.

$3,100 - $4,799
2013

PROVIDE FUNDS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION FOR SCHOLARSHIPS GIVEN TO STUDENTS WHO PARTICIPATE IN THE ATHLETIC PROGRAMS AT THE UNIVERSITY. PROVIDE FUNDS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION FOR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS TO FACILITIES USED BY STUDENTS ENROLLED AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA.

$100 - $249
2004

The UCF Foundation, Inc. encourages, stewards and celebrates charitable contributions from alumni and friends to support the University of Central Florida. The University of Central Florida Foundation, Inc., is the official fundraising arm and gift beneficiary for the University of Central Florida.

Political Donations
$2,000
2009

Faculty Member at Florida Community College Jacksonville

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