July 3, 2018
Dimensional Dental Appoints Veteran Healthcare Leader as Chief Executive Officer
Chicago, July 3, 2018 – Dimensional Dental (“Dimensional” or the “Company”), a premier dental support organization (DSO) and a portfolio company of Waud Capital Partners (“Waud Capital”), has announced the appointment of Asif Ahmad as Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Ahmad brings more than 20 years of diverse healthcare experience driving global expansion strategies and building scalable corporate infrastructure with both publicly-traded and private equity-backed businesses. Most recently, Mr. Ahmad served as Chief Executive Officer of Anthelio Healthcare, orchestrating the transformation of a traditional business process outsourcing company to a technology-enabled service provider serving over 60 million patients and 100,000 healthcare professionals and providers prior to its sale to Atos SE (EPA: ATO), a European information technology services company. Previously, Mr. Ahmad served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of McKesson Specialty Health, a division of McKesson (NYSE: MCK), and as Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Diagnostic Services for the Duke University Health System and Medical Center. Mr. Ahmad serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Hanger, Inc. (OTCMKTS: HNGR).
“I am thrilled to join Dimensional and lead the organization through its next phase of growth,” commented Mr. Ahmad. “With clinical excellence and optimal patient experience at its core, the Company has a tremendous opportunity to continue building the preeminent dental support organization in the industry. I look forward to working closely with the existing management team and clinical leadership in that endeavor.”
David Neighbours, Chairman of the Board and a Partner at Waud Capital, said, “We are excited to bring such a talented and proven leader to Dimensional. Asif shares our belief in a strong patient-centric culture as well as a commitment to growth and differentiation. We believe this addition will propel Dimensional to capitalize on its strong pipeline of opportunities ahead.”
About Dimensional Dental
Dimensional Dental is a leading DSO with 61 supported offices throughout Michigan, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. For more than 30 years, Dimensional Dental has been building smiles and enhancing lives of families with full-service dental care. With a focus on the patient experience and quality care, Dimensional continues to show that a dentist-led approach is a sustainable model in helping its affiliates succeed.
For more information on Dimensional, visit www.dimensionaldental.com.
About Waud Capital Partners
Based in Chicago, Waud Capital Partners is a leading growth-oriented private equity firm with total capital commitments of approximately $2.1 billion since its founding in 1993. Waud Capital partners with exceptional management teams to build market leading companies within two industries: healthcare services and business and technology services. Since its founding, Waud Capital has successfully completed more than 230 investments, including platform companies and follow-on opportunities.
For additional information on WCP, visit www.waudcapital.com.
For Further Information:
David Neighbours, Partner
Waud Capital Partners