Kay Hyewon Yun

Partner at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

Kay Hyewon Yun

Kay Hyewon Yun

Partner at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

Biography

Ms. Kay H. Yun is Partner at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC.Previously, Ms. Yun worked with YuniNetworks and Goldman, Sachs & Co. She was with Goldman Sachs from 1990 to 1999.Ms. Yun received a BA from the University of Colorado, Boulder and an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business.

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YuniNetworks, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at Bay Area Discovery Museum

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Investment Partner at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC

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Venture Partner at Physic Ventures LLC

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Member, Executive Committee at Bay Area Discovery Museum

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Trustee at Bay Area Discovery Museum

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Member, International Board at WildAid

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Trustee at Bay Area Discovery Museum

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Trustee at Bay Area Discovery Museum

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Former General Manager, Healthsite, Personal Online Services at AT&T, Inc.

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Senior Partner, Marketing & Sales at McKinsey & Co., Inc.

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Kay Hyewon Yun
Partner at Health Evolution Management Co. LLC
Education
BA

The University of Colorado advances the economy, health and culture of Colorado and beyond, educating more than 435,000 students who have become catalysts in business, arts, health and community growth. CU’s four campuses feature top-tier faculty and hands-on learning opportunities in an environment where students thrive.

MBA

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.

Career History
Partner
2012 - 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.

Investment Banker
1990 - 1998

Goldman, Sachs & Co. (GS&Co.), a limited partnership registered as a U.S. broker-dealer and futures commission merchant, together with its consolidated subsidiaries (collectively, the firm), is an indirectly wholly owned subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (Group Inc.), a Delaware corporation. The firm is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals.

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Prior

YuniNetworks, Inc. develops scalable switch fabric solutions. The company was founded by Kay Hyewon Yun and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

Boards & Committees
Trustee
Current

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Trustee
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