GPB Capital Appoints Dotty Bollinger as Managing Partner for Healthcare Strategy
- On August 16, 2017
Industry Veteran, who Spearheaded the Laser Spine Institute’s Scalable Growth from a Single Location to a Nationwide Footprint, will Help GPB Capital Drive Similar Expansion at Established Healthcare Companies
New York – August 16, 2017 – GPB Capital has named Dotty Bollinger, who has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry, the Managing Partner in charge of its new Healthcare Strategy. GPB Capital focuses on acquiring mature, income-producing companies in necessity-based sectors, including retail automotive, waste management, and managed IT, and now, healthcare.
“Dotty has an impressive track record of working closely with healthcare companies to achieve the next level of growth and profitability, while delivering medical innovations directly to patients and driving outstanding financial results to investors,” said David Gentile, Founder and CEO of GPB Capital. “Dotty’s broad expertise and experience will assist us greatly as we look to partner with management teams at established healthcare companies across the country.”
Ms. Bollinger will play a pivotal role in helping GPB Capital formulate its Healthcare Strategy through sourcing, structuring, finalizing, and monitoring acquisitions of healthcare companies that focus on women’s health, physical therapy, and other fields. Before she joined GPB Capital, Ms. Bollinger served as CEO of Integrity Healthcare Advisors, a national consulting firm that works with healthcare practice owners across the country to improve patient satisfaction, employee engagement, and profitability.
Prior to Integrity Healthcare Advisors, Ms. Bollinger served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Laser Spine Institute, where she established and led the team that helped the firm achieve the national footprint it enjoys today through scalable growth. She also oversaw all corporate and medical operations at the Laser Spine Institute, as well as the recruitment of surgeons and key executive staff. Ms. Bollinger is a recognized leader in the ambulatory surgery center (ASC) and practice management fields, having been named one of the “Great Women Leaders in the ASC Industry” by Becker’s ASC Review for several consecutive years.
“The team at GPB Capital cares deeply about the organizations it partners with, their teammates, and ultimately, their consumers,” said Ms. Bollinger. “Joining GPB Capital offers an opportunity to make a difference by empowering healthcare companies to expand their market share, and bring innovative technologies and procedures to patients around the U.S. who need them.”
About GPB Capital Holdings, LLC
GPB Capital is a New York-based alternative asset management firm focusing on acquiring income-producing private companies. GPB Capital provides their portfolio companies with the strategic planning, managerial insight and capital needed to enable strong businesses to achieve the next level of growth and profitability. GPB Capital has over $1.2 billion in assets under management[i] and has acquired or invested in more than 100 portfolio companies. For more information, please visit www.gpb-cap.com.
[i] Which is different and distinct from GPB Capital’s “Regulatory AUM.”