Dan Killeen Joins Parthenon Capital


Parthenon Capital is pleased to announce that Dan Killeen has joined the firm as a principal and senior member of its healthcare team. Dan will be based in Parthenon’s Boston office and will focus on various sectors of healthcare technology and healthcare services.

Prior to joining Parthenon, Dan was a principal with Nautic Partners, a middle-market private equity firm, where he focused exclusively on healthcare services investments. Prior to Nautic, Dan gained operating and healthcare experience in a leadership role at Anthem, Inc., a national provider of health insurance benefits. Prior to Anthem, he was an investment professional at Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking, the private equity arm of Goldman Sachs. Dan also previously held investment roles with TA Associates and OpenView.

“We’re thrilled to have Dan join our firm to help drive our healthcare investing,” commented Dave Ament, co-CEO and managing partner at Parthenon. “Parthenon has a long track record of creating innovative franchise companies through thematic idea generation and bold business building. Dan brings a like-minded approach to value creation and deep expertise in healthcare. We’re excited to have the opportunity to bring strong people like Dan onto our platform.”

Parthenon Capital is a leading mid-market private equity firm based in Boston, San Francisco and Austin. Parthenon utilizes niche industry expertise and a deep execution team to invest in growth companies in service industries. Parthenon seeks to be an active and aligned partner to management, either through recapitalization transactions or by backing new executives. Parthenon has particular expertise in business services, financial and insurance services and healthcare, but seeks any service, technology or delivery business with a strong value proposition and proprietary know-how. For more information, visit