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Cornellians in Private Equity

Andrew Paul

A.B. '78

Founder & Managing Partner
Enhanced Capital Partners (New York, NY)


Mr. Andrew M. Paul is a Co-Founder and Managing General Partner at Enhanced Equity Fund, L.P. He is Co-Founder and Managing General Partner at Enhanced Equity Fund, L.P. and Enhanced Equity Fund II, L.P. Mr. Paul is a Partner at ikaSystems Corporation. He is the Founder and Chairman of Enhanced Capital Partners, LLC. He works closely with all Enhanced Capital fund managers and Enhanced Capital’s portfolio companies. Mr. Paul is a Managing Member at Sopris Capital Associates, LLC. He established Sopris Capital in 2002. Mr. Paul has been actively engaged in private equity and venture-capital investing for approximately 25 years, primarily focused on healthcare industry. In 1984, he joined Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe, a private investment firm. Mr. Paul was a General Partner and Managing General Partner at Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (“WCAS”) where he focused on healthcare investing during his 16 year career at WCAS. After retiring from WCAS in 2000, Mr. Paul focused his energies on investing in small capitalization companies and in 2005, he co-founded EEF. Prior to WCAS, he was an Associate at the venture capital group of Hambrecht & Quist. Mr. Paul served at ViaSat Inc. and Granite Ventures LLC.


Mr. Paul received his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1983 and A.B from Cornell University 1978.

Board Affiliations

Mr. Paul serves as Chairman of MTS Health Investors, LLC. Mr. Paul served as Co-Chairmen of Cancer Research Institute, Inc. He serves on the Board of Directors of Correctional Healthcare Companies, Guardian Healthcare, Aphena Pharma Solutions, NextCare Urgent Care, and MedTest. Mr. Paul serves as a Director of Healthcare Data Solutions LLC. He has been a Director of Housecall Medical Resources, Inc. since 1994, Centennial HealthCare Corporation since January 1996 and MedCath Incorporated since 1991. Mr. Paul serves as a Member of Advisory Board of Select Capital Ventures. He serves as a Director of Cornell University, Endowment Arm, and Council & Enhanced Tennessee Fund, LLC. Mr. Paul has been Trustee of Cancer Research Institute, Inc. since 1999. He served as Director of EmCare Holdings, Inc. since February 1992 and Concentra Operating Corporation since August 1999. Mr. Paul served as Director of iCrossing, Inc. He served as a Non-Executive Director at Planet Payment, Inc. until January 2006. Mr. Paul is the most senior member of EEF's Investment Committee. He serves as Vice Chairman of the Investment Committee at Cornell University, Endowment Arm.