VIDEO: Creating value in healthcare amid high valuations

Antares’ Devasena Vallabhaneni on how flexible financing structures are helping private equity to build value in the healthcare sector.

In our latest video, PDI’s Chase Collum catches up with Antares Capital managing director Devasena Vallabhaneni about the state of private debt in the healthcare sector.

Vallabhaneni says that while the healthcare sector was impacted during the early days of the pandemic, due to the resilience of the Antares portfolio, “by August of 2020, we were back at pre-pandemic levels of evaluating new deals on a monthly basis. In fact, Q4 2020 was a record quarter for the healthcare team”.

Watch the full interview for Vallabhaneni’s thoughts on where healthcare sector deal activity is headed in the coming months.