Sonia Ponnusamy Joins Albaron Partners as Partner and Chief Operating OfficerNew York, NY, May 25, 2020 – Albaron Partners, LP (“Albaron”), a U.S. private equity firm focused on acquiring majority stakes of companies in the specialty healthcare services sector, today announced an appointment within its senior leadership team.

Sonia Ponnusamy joins Albaron as Partner and Chief Operating Officer. Previously, Ponnusamy served as Head of Business Development at Senrigan Capital Group, an event-driven hedge fund based in Hong Kong. Ponnusamy has over 15 years of experience across various positions in hedge funds, private equity and venture capital. In her new role, Ponnusamy will lead Albaron’s Business Development, Marketing & Communications, Human Resources and other operational and administrative functions.

“This is a pivotal year for Albaron as we exited our first investment to-date and look forward to expanding into new and exciting healthcare sectors,” said Alessio Baraldi, Founder and Partner of Albaron. He continued, “Having Sonia on the team puts us in a prime position to take advantage of the many opportunities in the market. Sonia’s extensive operational experience in the financial services industry will be instrumental as we align our organization and build an infrastructure for future growth. Sonia will also spearhead our crucial business development efforts, helping accelerate  our sourcing program. Her appointment bolsters our strong leadership team and will hasten our progress toward becoming a leading player in lower middle market healthcare.”

ABOUT ALBARON

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 partnering management teams and leverages its network of industry experts to augment its capabilities. For more information, visit: www.albaronpartners.com

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

This communication expressly or implicitly contains certain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including statements regarding expectations for Albaron following its appointment of Sonia Ponnusamy as a Partner. If any of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or if any of Albaron’s assumptions prove incorrect, Albaron’s 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 Albaron as of the date of this communication, and Albaron does 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.