Celebrating our 30th anniversary

“I am very humbled to be celebrating this major milestone. The beginning days were far from glamorous, and the future was entirely uncertain, but I had confidence in the opportunity to partner with exceptional executives and build exciting and profitable companies.”

Reeve Waud, Founder & Managing Partner

Our sector focus

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Seismic trends are shaping the future of healthcare. We focus on sectors delivering better clinical outcomes, reducing system cost, improving efficiencies, and delivering a better patient experience. Our investment approach supports companies and leadership teams poised to accomplish these objectives and to execute transformational growth strategies in their respective areas.

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Software & Technology

Software and technology are ubiquitous when running a business today. We focus on mission-critical software with clear value propositions that help companies operate more effectively. We invest in solutions that bring attractive, recurring revenue business models in niches like vertical application software, integrated payments, knowledge technology, and healthcare IT.

Our portfolio in numbers


Average Healthcare add-on investments during WCP's hold period


Average Software & Technology add-on investments during WCP's hold period


Average revenue growth of realized portfolio companies during WCP's hold period

An eye for exceptional CEOs

We spend years building relationships with the most proven, talented CEOs and other executives in our target industry sectors. This leads to a robust network that enables us to recruit the right leadership for the right opportunity.

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Gary Weiss CEO, Career Certified

From the start, the Waud Capital partnership has been one centered around respect, collaboration, strategy, and innovation. Together, we’re modernizing a whole category of career education that will allow us to become a part of someone’s career lifecycle, empowering lasting and tangible change.

A talented team of dedicated professionals

Talent is core to both WCP’s investment strategy and approach to building a world-class firm. Led by a team of six partners, Waud Capital Partners' 60+ team members bring together their expertise in human capital, strategy, sourcing, and dealmaking to pursue innovative opportunities for value creation.

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Experienced professionals


Average years of partners' industry experience

WCP’s process-driven approach is backed by human capital at every step. Our experienced team enables us to support the efforts of our CEOs and executive partners at every stage of the investment cycle.