Christopher W. Kersey, M.D., M.B.A.

Founding Managing Partner

Christopher W. Kersey serves as the Founding Managing Partner of Havencrest Healthcare Partners, L.P.  Prior to founding Havencrest, Dr. Kersey served as a Managing Member and Partner of Camden Partners Holdings, LLC, one of the oldest, largest and top-ranked growth equity and investment management funds in the United States.

Previously, he served as a Managing Director of Cogene Ventures, at the time the largest healthcare growth equity fund located in the southern tier of the United States.

In 1996, Dr. Kersey became one of the first individuals in history to be accepted in the same year into the residency program of Harvard Medical School as well as Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School (the “Harvard Triple Crown”).  Chris earned a B.A. degree from Stanford University, an M.B.A. degree from the Harvard Business School and an M.D. degree from the Emory University School of Medicine.

As the Chairman of the Board of Johns Hopkins Medicine International, one of the world’s leading academic healthcare institutions, Dr. Kersey helped engineer during his tenure innovative private sector - public sector partnerships around the world with blue-chip institutions such as Saudi Aramco in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, HCL Healthcare in India and Pacifico Salud in Peru.  Dr. Kersey also serves on the board of directors of the Johns Hopkins Hospital Endowment Fund and the board of trustees of the iconic Johns Hopkins Hospital, the nation’s #1 ranked hospital for 21 consecutive years.