This is an amazing day for our River North-based tech company, GoHealth. We have made an official announcement to the media that we have received a minority equity investment from Norwest Equity Partners (NEP) in the amount of $50 million.
Our president, Brandon Cruz and CEO, Clint Jones are thrilled with the partnership and what it means for the future of GoHealth. The main goal of GoHealth has always been to connect people with affordable, quality health insurance, and nothing has changed in that respect. “Our company is in a very unique position to have a major impact on the health insurance industry, and our partnership with NEP will allow us to accelerate our strategy to significantly improve the way individuals and families get their health insurance,”said Brandon Cruz.
In case you are unfamiliar with our new investor – Norwest Equity Partners is an equity investment firm with headquarters in Minneapolis. For 50 years, NEP has been investing in companies they believe in and helping them propel themselves to even greater heights.
“I am thrilled with NEP’s opportunity to partner with GoHealth,” said Jim Lindner, an Operating Partner at NEP. “With a proven management team led by Clint and Brandon, a terrific business model and best-in-class technology products and solutions, we’re expecting a very successful and bright future for GoHealth.”
Well said, everyone! Today marks the start of so many good things to come for the health insurance tech space.
To view the entire press release about the big announcement, click here.