Anne DeGheest Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 3

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 1


Anne DeGheest General Information


Ms. Anne DeGheest is the Founder and serves as Managing Director at Medstars (PIG). Ms. Anne DeGheest serves as Founder & Managing Director at Medstars (PIG). Ms. Anne DeGheest is the Founder & serves as Managing Director at HealthTech Capital. She serves as an Advisor at Respiratory Motion, Social Starts and is an Angel Investor. She pioneered the HealthTech or Digital Health space as a healthcare executive, entrepreneur, angel investor, corporate advisor and mentor capitalist. She is the founder of HealthTech Capital and MedStars. Since she founded MedStars, in 1986, she has been a business consultant to large healthcare companies and a mentor capitalist specializing in early-stage healthcare companies. Her life science portfolio companies have generated over $27 billion in market capitalization including 8 IPOs. She provided angel capital, hands-on operating expertise and/or business strategy in the founding of major venture-backed companies like Pyxis (CareFusion), Aspect Medical (acquired by Covidien), VISX (acquired by AMO), Thermage (merged into Solta Medical), VISICU(acquired by Philips), Masimo (Nasdaq: MASI). She also helped grow new entrepreneurial divisions of large corporations like ASP/Johnson & Johnson, Baxter, Medtronic and McKesson. She was also part of the founding executive team of Nellcor (a division of Covidien), MedPool and OmniCell (Nasdaq: OMCL). She was an Entrepreneur-In-Residence with Canaan Partners and IVP. In 2010, Anne founded HealthTech Capital, a group of private and corporate investors dedicated to funding and mentoring new "HealthTech" startups to decrease healthcare cost and empower patients. HealthTech capital is an ecosystem of angels, venture capitalists, providers, payers and healthcare industry key players with the three sets of expertise needed to succeed in this new HealthTech space: healthcare, technology and user engagement. She organized the HealthTech Conferences between 2012-2015 and is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and a guest-lecturer at Stanford Business School. MBA from Harvard and a Master in Business Engineering from University of Brussels. She is also a recognized artist.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Los Altos, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Anne DeGheest Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CarePredict 12-Jul-2023 Later Stage VC 000.00 Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
0000000 12-Jan-2015 00000 (00000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
00000000 000000000 08-Aug-2012 00000 00000 0000 Medical Supplies Generating Revenue 0000 00000000

Anne DeGheest Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
00000000 000000000 31-Jan-2017 000000000000000000 0000

Anne DeGheest Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Anne DeGheest Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Anne DeGheest Angel Investor 0 Los Altos, CA

Anne DeGheest Co-Investors (12)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Aspire Health Partners 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kiran Movva 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Las Olas Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SV Health Investors 0 0 Series chart Industry bar