FINalternatives ran an article on Carrick’s addition of Senator Frist as an advisor “San Francisco based Carrick Capital Partners has tapped former Senator William H. Frist as a special advisor. Frist, a heart and lung transplant surgeon, served two terms as a Republican United States Senator representing Tennessee. He served as Majority Leader from 2003 until his retirement in 2007.”
“’I’ve had the pleasure of working with Carrick’s team and have been impressed by their strategy, approach and collaborative work style. Improving healthcare delivery worldwide is a personal passion of mine and I’m pleased to have the opportunity to be involved with companies that are working toward that goal,’ said Frist in a statement.
‘Healthcare technology services companies are a primary focus for Carrick. We see an opportunity to deliver better healthcare and address industry pain points through great business models and the application of innovative technology. Bill’s expertise and policy insights are invaluable to our portfolio companies that are serving this market,’ said Carrick cofounder and managing director Marc McMorris in a statement.”