Ms. Melanie Brensinger is a Founder and Managing Partner of Anagenesis Capital Partners. She is a member of the Investment Committee and is responsible for the general management of the firm as well as originating, executing, and managing investments. Ms. Brensinger serves on the Boards of various Anagenesis’ portfolio companies. In addition, she is a Board member of the SBIA Board of Governors, Advisory Board member for the Kayo Credit Series and on the Board of The PIT Foundation.
Ms. Brensinger has over 23 years of experience originating, underwriting, and managing senior debt, junior debt and equity investments in the middle market. Prior to founding Anagenesis in 2015, Ms. Brensinger was a healthcare focused investment professional as a Managing Director and senior originator at GE Capital, Healthcare Financial Services. She was responsible for originating and underwriting financings for private equity led healthcare investments. During her nine years at GE, Ms. Brensinger originated over 550+ healthcare investments and committed to 48+ healthcare investments and many other participant transactions aggregating over $2 billion in deployed capital. Prior to joining GE Capital, Ms. Brensinger was a Director in the Private Equity Sponsor Coverage Team at Scotia Capital, where she originated and underwrote numerous domestic and international leveraged buyouts across various industries.
In 2006, Ms. Brensinger established The PIT Foundation, a 501c3 foundation, to provide educational resources to children in Kenya. In 2009, she was nominated by her peers and selected to receive the Gerald L. Phillippe Award in recognition of her extraordinary record of volunteer service. She was one of only nine recipients selected for this recognition from over 300,000 GE employees around the world. In addition, in 2012, Ms. Brensinger was nominated and selected for the GE Women in Commercial Program. Most recently she was honored to be selected for the 21 in 21 – Women in Healthcare Investing by Kayo.
Ms. Brensinger received her BS from York College of Pennsylvania with a Dual Degree in Economics and Finance with a minor in Accounting.