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BILLY DEITCH

Principal

Healthcare

"We invest in exceptional entrepreneurs and category-leading companies. Whether a company is early stage or more mature, what matters most to us is the passion the team exhibits and the nature and importance of their mission."

Billy, who joined as a Principal in 2018, focuses on growth equity and early-stage venture opportunities in healthcare information services. He is a Board Member on Olive, a Board Observer on Paladina Health, and works closely with OODA Health.

 

Previously, he helped lead investments at Francisco Partners, a technology-focused private equity firm, where he served on the boards of several companies including QGenda, Nextech, PayLease, Dynamo Software, and Plex Systems and was a board observer at Connecture and Source Photonics.

 

Earlier, he concentrated on investments in healthcare, software, financial services and consumer products at TPG Growth, the early stage investment platform of TPG Capital. He began his career in the Media & Communications investment banking group at UBS and also worked with the lending platform Funding Circle during the early stages of its U.S. operations.

 

Billy received a Bachelor of Arts degree in history, cum laude, from Yale University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar.

Lightning Round with BILLY

  • What book have you read again and again?

    Live from New York: The Complete Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live

  • Last meal?

    Chicken parm sandwich – it combines all of my favorite foods into one: pizza + chicken tenders + sandwiches

  • What was your first job?

    Delivering my town’s local newspaper – a classic midwestern first job

  • Favorite board game?

    Trivial Pursuit – a Deitch family favorite!

  • If you had one superpower, what would it be?

    Speak any language

Investing in the Future of Healthcare and FinTech