We are partnering with thought leaders in the booming aesthetic market to help grow their private practice, relieve them from the day-to-day business operations and provide an exit opportunity



Co-founder/ Managing Partner

Faraz Karbasi is co-founder and managing partner at Conant Capital. Prior to Conant, he held several roles in the healthcare space in various capacities ranging from investing to operations and advisory.

Faraz was a Private Equity Associate at Persistence Capital Partners where he focused on platform investments in healthcare including dental, optometry, and diabetes care clinics. Prior to Persistence, he also held several roles in healthcare consulting and operations including Corporate Strategy and M&A at Pharmascience, and Management Consultant at ZS Associates where he focused on sales and marketing strategies for various global healthcare clients including Allergan, Pfizer, Roche, Amgen, and Gilead.

Faraz received an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a B.A.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and B.A. in Economics from the University of British Columbia.

Co-founder/ Managing Partner

Courtney Ellenbogen is co-founder and managing partner at Conant Capital. Prior to Conant, she invested in companies across healthcare at the Carlyle Group in New York, investing out of the firm’s $13 billion US Buyout Fund as part of the Healthcare team.

Courtney previously worked at Deutsche Bank on the Healthcare investment banking team. She has additionally held roles at Johnson & Johnson on the Digital Health Partnerships team and at Victress Capital, a seed venture capital firm focused on investments in female-founded digital brands.

Courtney received an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a B.S. in Economics from Duke University. While at Duke, she played on the golf team and competed in several US Opens and LPGA events.


Harvard Business School Professor; Partner at a private investment firm; Previously CEO of large family office.

Harvard Business School Professor; Managing Partner at a large private equity firm; Search fund advisor.

Chief Growth Officer at a healthcare company; Retail healthcare investor; Previously a Partner at a large healthcare private equity firm.

Chief Executive officer at a biotechnology company; Healthcare investor; Previously a Managing Partner at mid-cap healthcare private equity firm.


Renowned surgeon, owner of a large private practice and investor in various companies in the aesthetics market.

Surgeon, entrepreneur, and head of clinical at a healthcare company.

Executive Vice President at a large healthcare platform company; Healthcare investor; Previously a senior vice president at a large dental platform company.

Serial entrepreneur and Chief executive officer of a retail healthcare company; previously founded and exited multiple healthcare startups.