US Anesthesia Partners selects Mike Spies as Chief Information Officer

Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Mike Spies has recently joined US Anesthesia Partners (USAP) as their Chief Information Officer. Prior to joining USAP, Mr. Spies served as the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Data an Architecture for Apple Leisure Group.

US Anesthesia is the nation’s leading provider of high-quality anesthesia services. USAP was built by high-performing, anesthesiologist-led groups to focus on delivering highest quality patient care and excellent clinical outcomes. The company’s physician partnership model promotes alignment and best practice sharing while allowing individual practice groups to maintain a measure of clinical and operational autonomy at the local level. USAP is rapidly growing with over 4,000 team members providing patient care in more than 1,000 hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers throughout the United States.

USAP investor, Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe is a New York and San Francisco private investment firm focused on investing in middle-market companies in healthcare and technology. WCAS utilizes a network of healthcare subject matter experts, relationships with strategic partners, strong repeat management teams, and operating partners to support management teams in building market-leading companies.  USAP was recapitalized by Berkshire Partners in December 2017. Berkshire Partners is a Boston private investment firm focused on investing in middle-market companies in five broad sectors: consumer products and retail, communication, business services, industrials, and healthcare. USAP also enjoys the partnership and support of the Heritage Group and GIC.

Chartwell Partners is a national retained executive search firm known for its highly disciplined approach to search execution and exceeding our Clients’ expectations. We specialize in four broad industries: consumer, financial services, healthcare, and manufacturing. Chartwell Partners has been working with middle market companies since 1993. Since inception, Chartwell Partners and our partners have placed hundreds of C-level executives in the sponsored backed portfolio companies and private and public middle market companies.