New York, NY, November 3, 2022 – Innovation Fertility, a network of leading IVF clinics and laboratories that provide IVF services and infertility care across the country, announced today an investment by New Republic Partners, an investment management and wealth advisory firm. The firm joined with Albaron Partners, LP (“Albaron”) the current owner of Innovation Fertility, to provide capital to support the long-term growth strategy of the healthcare platform.
The $8B U.S. fertility market includes in-vitro fertilization, genetic testing, reproductive tissue storage and donor services. This market continues to benefit from long-term demand drivers and strong growth rates.
Sam Bowles, managing director at New Republic Partners, says, “Albaron Partner’s deep experience in this industry coupled with strong market expansion opportunities makes this an attractive investment opportunity.”
Innovation Fertility is led by Dwight Ryan, chief executive officer, a seasoned healthcare executive with extensive years of financial, accounting and operations experience within the infertility industry, and Dr. Kathleen Miller, Chief Science Officer, a world-known leader for research advances in the field of blastocyst culture and pre-implantation genetics as well as a leading expert in laboratory management, quality improvement programs, and single embryo transfer.
Innovation Fertility provides patients with innovative, cutting-edge fertility treatment options to meet their unique family planning goals. As a team, they combine premier reproductive endocrinologists with laboratory operations, resulting in exceptional medical care and an unparalleled patient experience.
The organization’s growth strategies include plans to invest in practices across the U.S. to enable practice growth and profitability. Current investment holdings include practices in North Carolina, Ohio, Michigan and Montana.
ABOUT INNOVATION FERTILITY
Innovation Fertility provides patients with innovative, cutting-edge fertility treatment options to meet their unique family planning goals. As a team, they combine premier reproductive endocrinologists with laboratory operations, resulting in exceptional medical care and an unparalleled patient experience. Learn more at http://www.iffertility.com.
ABOUT NEW REPUBLIC PARTNERS
New Republic Partners is an innovative investment management and wealth advisory firm serving successful individuals and families, endowments and foundations. Our clients benefit from access to investment opportunities usually reserved for large institutional investors, bespoke asset-class-specific fund offerings, customized portfolios, complex planning, and the expertise and experience of a successful and seasoned investment management, wealth advisory and credit solutions team. The firm is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. More information is available at http://www.newrepublicpartners.com
Albaron is a U.S. private equity firm that invests in and helps accelerate the growth of physician practice groups and microcap healthcare companies. The firm’s goal is to build best-in-class healthcare services platforms that maximize outcomes for all constituents – patients, providers, payors and investors. Albaron’s team is comprised of a seasoned cohort of operating experts and investment professionals who are uniquely qualified to realize significant value through strategic insights, operating support and accretive acquisitions. The team works collaboratively with management teams and leverages its network of industry experts to augment its capabilities. For more information, visit http://www.albaronpartners.com.
This communication expressly or implicitly contains certain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. If any of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or assumptions by New Republic Partners, Albaron Partners or Innovation Fertility prove incorrect, results could differ materially from the results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements in this communication are based on information available to New Republic Partners, Albaron Partners and Innovation Fertility as of the date of this communication, and New Republic Partners, Albaron Partners and Innovation Fertility do not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking statements provided to reflect events that occur or circumstances that exist after the date on which they were made, except as required by law.