Leslie Henshaw is a Partner on the Private Transactions team at Deerfield Management where she works with a variety of healthcare services and healthcare information technology companies that are both current and potential investment partners. Before joining Deerfield in 2005, Leslie was co-manager of an ING branded healthcare hedge fund she launched in 2000. Prior to that she spent 11 years in the investment banking, high yield research and equity research departments at Furman Selz and ING, where she focused exclusively on companies in the healthcare arena. She also spent two years as a member of the national healthcare consulting practice of Price Waterhouse. Leslie graduated with High Honors from Wesleyan University and earned her M.B.A. from the University of Chicago. She also holds Board seats at Veterinary Practice Partners, Epion Health, and Recovery Centers of America.