Petra Capital Partners has formed Etairos Health in partnership with healthcare executive Jeff Freedman. Etairos is a St. Petersburg, FL-based provider of non-skilled, home-based care for the elderly. Etairos will focus on acquiring and operating non-skilled, home-based care agencies in select Florida and southeast markets. Freedman is the former Founder and CEO of Petra portfolio company, Salveo Specialty Pharmacy. This acquisition represents Petra’s most recent healthcare services platform investment and is consistent with Petra’s commitment to investing in high growth healthcare companies that solve a cost or access challenge.
Petra Capital Partners is a Nashville, TN-based private equity firm engaged in providing growth capital for technology, business services and healthcare companies located throughout the United States. Petra’s team specializes in partnering with outstanding management teams to provide creatively structured capital solutions for high growth companies in a collaborative manner. Petra has a proven track record of success assisting entrepreneurs, management teams, and co-investors in building sustainable high-growth companies. Petra’s record spans 20+ years investing more than $785 million in over 110 companies. Petra is licensed as a Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) by the U.S. Small Business Administration, and was named SBIC of the Year in 2012, after helping create more than 9,000 jobs through its investments.