Jeffrey C. Lightcap
Michael Y. Mashaal M.D.
Jeffrey C. Lightcap, Senior Managing Director, founded HealthCor Partners in 2008. Prior to joining HealthCor Partners, Mr. Lightcap was a Senior Managing Director at JLL Partners, a leading middle-market private equity fund, from 1997 to mid-2006. Prior to JLL Partners, Mr. Lightcap was a Managing Director at Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. ("Merrill Lynch") in charge of leverage buyout coverage for Merrill Lynch's mergers and acquisitions group. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Mr. Lightcap was a Senior Vice President in the mergers and acquisitions group at Kidder, Peabody & Co. and briefly at Salomon Brothers.
Michael Y. Mashaal, M.D., Managing Director, also a Founding Partner of HealthCor Partners, joined HealthCor Group in September 2005. Prior to joining the private equity team in 2007, Dr. Mashaal was a Senior Research Analyst focused on biotechnology for the HealthCor Group from 2005 to 2007. Previously, from 2000 to 2005, Dr. Mashaal served as a Research Analyst focused on healthcare and biotechnology for several large institutional investment firms.
Ed Ross, Associate, joined HealthCor Partners in September 2012. Prior to HealthCor, Ed was an analyst with Baltimore-based Moag & Company, a boutique investment bank focused on the sports industry.
Richard Woo, Associate, joined HealthCor Partners in August 2015. Prior to HealthCor, Richard was an investment banking analyst in the healthcare group at J.P. Morgan.
Elizabeth Miller, Operations Associate, joined HealthCor Partners in 2007. Prior to joining the private equity team, Elizabeth was an Associate at HealthCor Management, LP from 2005 to 2007.
Lauren Paroulek, Executive Assistant, joined HealthCor Partners in 2015. Prior to joining HealthCor Partners, Ms. Paroulek served operational roles at several corporations.