Tim Dugan, ’90

Managing Partner
Water Street Healthcare Partners, LLC

Tim Dugan

Tim Dugan, ’90, brings more than 20 years of experience building market-leading companies in the healthcare industry into his role as managing partner of Water Street Healthcare Partners, LLC. He has been actively involved in the strategic growth and development of companies across all major healthcare sectors and leads the management of Water Street’s family of companies. 

Prior to establishing Water Street, Dugan was a founding partner of One Equity Partners, the $5.5 billion private equity arm of JPMorgan Chase.  During his tenure with the company, he completed strategic healthcare investments valued at more than $3 billion. Dugan is a member of the board of directors of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), a trade organization that is leading the effort to advance medical technology to achieve healthier lives and economies around the world. On behalf of Water Street, he serves on the boards of MedPlast, Sarnova, and Temptime Corporation. 

Dugan is involved with a number of civic organizations, and serves on the boards of Providence Englewood Charter School and the Chicago Botanic Garden. 

He received dual bachelor’s degrees in electrical engineering and economics from Stanford University and earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Tim Dugan will participate in “Keys to Evolving Your Board: Driving Long-term Success.”