Springstone's equity sponsor is:
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
320 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10022-6815
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 Ardent Health Services, United Surgical Partners, Select Medical, Smile Brands and Solantic. Past investments include US Oncology, Behavioral Health Corp., Renal Advantage, Concentra, Quorum, Pediatrix and EmCare. WCAS manages $20 billion in capital, and its current portfolio consists of 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 initiatives and strategic acquisitions. See www.welshcarson.com to learn more.