Equity Sponsor

Springstone's equity sponsor is:

Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
320 Park Avenue
Suite 2500
New York, New York 10022-6815
(212) 893-9500

Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (“WCAS”) was formed in 1979 and has focused its investment activities in two industries, healthcare and information/business services. In addition to Springstone, WCAS has a long history of investing in healthcare facilities and providers, including current portfolio companies ConcentraUnited Surgical Partners InternationalU.S. Anesthesia Partners, Concentra and U.S. Acute Care Solutions.  Past investments include US Oncology, Renal Advantage, CareSpot Express Healthcare, Quorum Health Group, Pediatrix Medical Group, and Ardent Health Services. WCAS manages $20 billion in capital, and its current portfolio consists of over 30 companies. WCAS’s strategy is to buy growth businesses, partner with outstanding management teams, and build value for its investors through a combination of operational improvements, internal growth initiatives, and strategic acquisitions. See www.welshcarson.com to learn more.