Blue Ox Healthcare Partners is a private equity investment firm providing capital to growth stage healthcare companies. We focus on businesses in the middle market targeting the industry’s transformation to individuality and value-based care in healthcare services, HCIT, and medical and life sciences technologies, whose innovations, strategies and operations are poised for growth.
Since 2009, Blue Ox has invested in a range of companies where our extensive healthcare industry, investment and operational expertise can be leveraged to a company’s long-term benefit. Our team has demonstrated a long and substantial track record of accomplishment, each with over 20 years investing in and building healthcare businesses. We take an active approach to forging partnerships and providing strategic and operational expertise to the companies in which we invest.
Blue Ox invests in companies with commercial products and solutions that target the healthcare industry’s transformation to individuality and value-based care. We prioritize emerging companies in the middle market whose innovations, strategies and operations are poised for growth and where we can leverage our team’s broad expertise. We focus on businesses of various sizes in healthcare services, HCIT, and medical and life sciences technologies and look to make both control and minority position investments. Blue Ox will not invest in companies that have venture-stage risks or unprofitable business models.
Sound business models
Business model must take advantage of barriers to entry, have healthy margins and point to clear, measurable paths for successful execution.
Superior product or service
Product or service must simplify and improve the user experience. It must be unique, proprietary and clearly better than other competitive offerings in the marketplace.
Large Market Opportunities
Market for the product or service of a company must be large enough to allow for the development of a profitable enterprise.
Multiple exit strategies
Companies should be an attractive acquisition to several identifiable buyers.