On August 17, 2020, Jim Momtazee, a former principal with investment firm KKR, announced the launch of Patient Square Capital, a new investment firm focused on health care. Patient Square will seek opportunities to invest broadly across the health care industry, including technology-enabled services, biopharmaceuticals, the pharmaceutical value chain, medical devices, diagnostics, providers, digital health, and consumer health.
Mr. Momtazee is the managing partner of Patient Square. He is a 21-year veteran of KKR, where he helped form its Health Care Industry Group in 2001 and subsequently led the group for over 10 years. Mr. Momtazee is joined by Maria Walker, partner, and chief financial officer of Patient Square. Ms. Walker has extensive experience across private equity and health care, including 17 years at KPMG where she served as a senior partner and a global lead in its private equity practice.
This was reported by Patient Square Capital on August 17, 2020.