"It has been Crescent’s human capital that has been most valuable to us."
CEO Nucleus Network
"Our growth strategy was perfectly aligned with Crescent’s."
CEO Australian Clinical Labs
"Crescent add value across business development, acquisition and enhancement activities."
Crescent has a track record of working alongside healthcare management teams to assist with growth. Led by Michael Alscher and Daren McKennay who have over 30 years operating and investing in healthcare businesses. Our operational and strategic focus and access to potential follow-on capital and opportunities separates us from our competitors.
Our expertise is across all aspects of health from primary care to diagnostics to implants to mental health and emergency management.
At the core of everything we do in healthcare is a belief that a focus on quality and clinical outcomes first is paramount
and commercial outcomes will follow.
We understand that a focus on clinical excellence in healthcare is paramount. At Crescent, we support our management teams in developing and growing businesses that put clinical outcomes first. With this approach we will build better healthcare businesses and profit will follow.
We support our businesses and management teams in striving for commercial excellence by investing in innovation, building strong brand equity and accelerating growth. Crescent’s unique blend of top tier strategy consulting support and operational expertise in healthcare provides management teams with the support they need to grow the business.
Crescent supports portfolio companies by working on rather than in our investments. We partner with management to support our joint goals and to help management achieve strategic outcomes sooner and with greater alignment.
• Bolt-on acquisitions
• Mergers to grow or geographic
scope to build scale
• Market entry
• Geographic expansion strategies
(domestic and global)
• Internet and marketing strategies
• Provision of capital to
• Improvement of internal processes
• Complex capex planning and
• Senior management team
• Reviewing the patient and
• Management of debt facilities
• Access to equity capital markets
• Supporting business through an
In addition to initial and follow-on capital, Crescent can bring healthcare expertise and top tier strategy consulting support to accelerate a company’s growth aspirations on an as needs basis. It's like having a top tier management consulting firm on tap.
With over 20 years of experience investing in healthcare, Crescent has a deep expertise in the following areas of healthcare.
Nursing, Medical & Allied Health Labour Supply