QHP focuses on providing capital and partnering with management teams to build leading healthcare companies in the middle market. We focus on tech-enabled life sciences and pharma service companies that help reduce the total cost of care, fulfill unmet medical needs, diminish unnecessary procedures, improve efficiency, and elevate patient quality of life. We work to transform these companies into larger, better positioned, and more valuable enterprises.

Our Vision

At QHP, our vision is to be the world’s best healthcare private equity firm by creating long-term value for our investors and for our portfolio companies.

Our Values

Integrity lies at the heart of QHP. We will never offer a deal we wouldn’t take ourselves. We take our commitments seriously, and we infuse every action with honesty, fairness, and respect for all.


A Long History of Healthcare Investing

QHP Capital (formerly called NovaQuest Private Equity) benefits from the resources and deal flow resulting from a long pharma history, including 20 years of independently underwriting opportunities.

NovaQuest Private Equity Fund II ($500M)

QHP Capital (management company for NovaQuest Private Equity) closed its second fund (NQPE Fund II) in April 2022.

QHP Capital Formed

NovaQuest Private Equity formalized its own management company, QHP Capital in 2021. QHP stands for Q Healthcare Partners– the “Q” connecting to our heritage with Quintiles and NovaQuest Capital Management.

NovaQuest Private Equity Fund I ($275M)

NovaQuest Private Equity raised its first Fund in 2018.

NovaQuest Private Equity (NQPE) Formed

NovaQuest Capital Management, the original management company for NovaQuest Private Equity, formalized the separate Private Equity strategy in 2016.

NovaQuest Capital Management Becomes Independent Firm

NovaQuest Capital Management, located in North Carolina’s Research Triangle, is a life science investment firm with a specialization in biopharmaceuticals. It became an independent firm, spinning out of Quintiles, in 2010.

NovaQuest Capital Management on Balance Sheet for Quintiles

NovaQuest formed as a strategic investment arm within Quintiles Transnational (now IQVIA).

Quintiles Founded

Quintiles (now IQVIA) is an American multinational company serving the combined industries of health information technology and clinical research.