Founded in 2021, Ochsner Ventures fosters new collaborations, invests in emerging companies and develops diversified businesses to support the mission of Ochsner Health and positively impact the communities we serve. We build on Ochsner’s legacy of innovation and collaboration to create new opportunities across the healthcare landscape that align with Ochsner’s strategy and needs.
We invest in top performing funds and companies that are solving problems of today and tomorrow.
We develop successful businesses that support our non-profit mission while strengthening our communities.
We collaborate with nationally recognized partners to drive mutual value and improve healthcare for all.
- WARNER THOMAS, CEO, OCHSNER HEALTH
CEO, Ochsner Ventures
Alex Wendling, CFA
Strategic Investment Manager
Ochsner Health delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. Ochsner is a not-for-profit integrated, academic healthcare system committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventive screenings, health and wellness resources, and partnerships with innovative organizations that share our vision. Ochsner serves over 1,000,000 people from across the globe through the dedication of its team of more than 32,000 employees and 4,500 providers.