Karl Palasz

Karl Palasz

Managing Director, Healthcare
+1 312 364 8932
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Education Harvard Business School, MBA
University of Illinois, B.S.
Joined William Blair & Company 1998
Other Experience Dean Witter Reynolds
Allstate Private Equity
Board Membership Executive Committee Member and Past President of Rush University Medical Center Associates Board
Board of Governors of Rush University
Notable Transactions
  • ZirMed, Inc. - merger with Navicure, a portfolio company of Bain Capital
  • A Place For Mom, Inc. - sale to General Atlantic and Silver Lake
  • Kinnser Software - Sale to Mediware, a portfolio company of TPG Capital
  • Emmi Solutions - sale to Wolters Kluwer
  • Netsmart Technologies - sale to JV formed by Allscripts Healthcare Solutions and GI Partners
  • Brightree LLC - sale to Resmed, Inc.
  • Teladoc - initial public offering, lead manager
  • Press Ganey Holdings, Inc. - initial public offering, joint bookrunner
  • Phytel, Inc. - sale to IBM Corp.
  • Data Innovations, LLC - sale to Sunquest Information Systems, a subsidiary of Roper Technologies