Outcome Health—one of the most highly valued healthtech startups, per the PitchBook Platform—has added Nandini Ramani to its team. Ramani, former VP of engineering at Twitter, has joined the health intelligence platform as its chief engineering officer. Outcome uses digital technology such as touchscreen tablets to streamline communication between doctors and patients.
The year is shaping up to be a strong one for US VC activity in the healthtech industry, with 177 completed deals and capital invested totaling just under $2.5 billion so far in 2017, according to PitchBook data. Since the beginning of 2012, roughly 1,200 VC investors have participated in 1,273 deals in the sector. A majority of the capital invested, 57%, has gone toward late-stage deals.
Here are the seven most active VC investors in US-based healthtech companies since the start of 2012, along with deal counts (excluding accelerator rounds):