Hawthorn Pharma Services

Titan Grove has partnered with Starboard Capital Partners and pharmaceutical executive Jeffrey Kindler to form Hawthorn Pharma Services. The partnership is focused on building enduring businesses in the pharmaceutical outsourced services sector. Our goal is to assist pharmaceutical and biotech companies to focus on their core competencies, reduce costs and rationalize in-house functions in an increasingly complex and competitive industry. Together we are seeking to acquire platform enterprises in the following areas:

  • Clinical Trial Sites
  • Laboratory Information Management
  • Pharmacovigilance
  • Specialty Services

The partnership combines Titan Grove’s permanent, flexible capital base with proven operating partners with deep industry and operational experience. Our collective expertise creates a powerful combination that provides companies with a unique alternative to traditional forms of private equity capital.

  • Deep operational experience in acquisitions, business development, corporate legal matters, and senior management in complicated and highly dynamic environments
  • Flexible capital that can move with speed and certainty
  • Long term value-creation mandate through our permanent capital base
  • Ongoing access to capital over an extended time period
  • Substantial expertise with family owned businesses and generational transitions
  • Relationship with Fir Tree Partners providing access to world class resources