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Frazier Healthcare Growth Buyout Adds Tanya Hayes as Human Capital Executive Partner

SEATTLE–()–Frazier Healthcare Partners announced today that Tanya Hayes, a human capital expert with deep experience building infrastructure to scale middle-market companies, has joined the Growth Buyout team as an Executive Partner. Ms. Hayes and the Frazier human capital team are focused on building the most comprehensive human capital solution set in private equity by driving a range of organizational development efforts including organizational due diligence, recruitment, talent assessment, executive coaching, and performance management programs.

Ms. Hayes has over 20 years of global HR management and process improvement experience in healthcare, technology and consumer packaged goods. This includes increasing levels of responsibility including a focus on talent and culture transformation at companies including Hospira, PharMEDium, Dyson, Inc., AMETEK (NYSE: AME), and Sara Lee. Prior to joining Frazier, she founded her own talent development consulting firm while serving as the interim Chief People Officer for Matrix Medical Network, a Frazier portfolio company.

“We at Frazier have known and worked with Tanya for several years and are delighted she is joining us,” said Ben Magnano, Frazier Managing Partner. “Having an executive of her caliber on board accelerates our ability to generate significant value for both our portfolio companies and Frazier.”

Fellow Human Capital Executive Partner Andy Caine stated, “Ms. Hayes brings a set of skills uniquely valuable to the Frazier team. She will serve as an excellent coach, not only to our human resource leaders, but to the entirety of our management teams. Her extensive operational experience rounds out the organizational development capabilities we seek to provide our companies, from LOI to exit.”

Ms. Hayes holds a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Recreation Therapy from Indiana University.

About Frazier Healthcare Partners:

Founded in 1991, Frazier Healthcare Partners is a leading provider of growth and venture capital to healthcare companies. With nearly $4.8 billion in total capital raised, Frazier has invested in more than 200 companies with investments ranging from company creation and venture capital to buyouts of profitable lower-middle market companies. The firm’s Growth Buyout team invests in healthcare and pharmaceutical services, medical products and related sectors. The Life Sciences team invests in therapeutics and related areas that are addressing unmet medical needs through innovation. Frazier has offices in Seattle, Wash., and Menlo Park, Calif., and invests broadly across the U.S., Canada and Europe.

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