Joe Amato

Joe focuses on growth equity investments in healthcare, including healthcare services, pharma services, healthcare IT, medical devices, and digital health. Joe joins Norwest from Evercore in New York, where he worked as a senior associate on the Healthcare Services & Technology Equity Research team. Joe graduated from Georgetown University as a George F. Baker Scholar […]

Tiba Aynechi, PhD

Tiba joins Norwest as a biotech investor with 20+ years of research and investment experience. She invests in healthcare with a focus on early to mid-stage companies within the therapeutics sector. Prior to joining Norwest, Tiba spent over ten years at Novo Holdings A/S, one of the top life sciences investment firms, with offices in […]

Suraj Shah

Suraj focuses on venture opportunities in the healthcare sector, including digital health and healthcare IT, technology-enabled healthcare services, medical devices, diagnostics, and biopharma. Prior to joining Norwest, Suraj was a senior business analyst in the healthcare practice at Kearney, a global management consulting firm. Prior to Kearney, he held a business development role at UnitedHealthGroup. […]

Sonia Li

Sonia focuses on growth equity investments in healthcare, including healthcare services, pharma services, healthcare IT, medical devices, and digital health. Prior to joining Norwest, Sonia was an analyst in the healthcare investment banking group at J.P. Morgan. In this role, she executed numerous financings and M&A transactions and advised companies across the healthcare industry. Sonia […]

Lauren Heller

Lauren comes to Norwest with seven years of talent strategy experience. As Vice President of Talent, under the umbrella of Portfolio Services, Lauren works closely with Norwest’s healthcare partners and their portfolio companies. Before joining Norwest, Lauren was Chief of Staff to the CEO of Caremore Health, an integrated healthcare delivery system leading transformative healthcare […]