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Shareef Ghanem

Managing Director

Shareef Ghanem provides due diligence and advisory support to financial sponsors investing in the healthcare sector as well as their portfolio companies.

His work focuses on assessing the policy, regulatory, reimbursement, and commercial considerations that may impact investment opportunities across the spectrum of provider, pharmacy, managed care, and digital health services.

Shareef helped create Avalere’s due diligence advisory services offerings before leaving the firm in 2016. Before rejoining Avalere in 2023, Shareef held various operating leadership roles in digital health, focused on value-based care enablement, health plan administration and cost containment, and employer-sponsored benefits.

Shareef holds a Master’s of Business Administration from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in public health from The Johns Hopkins University.

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