Chet Kumar


NewSpring Healthcare / Investment Team

Chet Kumar is a Senior Associate at NewSpring Capital with the Firm’s dedicated healthcare strategy and joined the Firm in 2021. At NewSpring, Chet is responsible for all stages of the investment lifecycle, including sourcing, diligence, execution, and portfolio value creation.

Prior to joining NewSpring, Chet was a Venture Fellow at Edward-Elmhurst Health Venture Capital, the venture arm for a mid-sized Chicago health system and an MBA Intern at Surgical Solutions, a healthcare services company recently acquired by Vitalmex, Mexico’s largest health provider. Prior to Surgical Solutions, he spent three years at Pariveda Solutions, a technology focused management consulting firm, as an Associate and then Senior Consultant.

Chet received a BS in Computational Biomedical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.