Steve Tallman

Partner, Finance & Operations

As a Center of Excellence Partner, Finance & Operations of Frazier Healthcare Partner's Growth Buyout team since 1999, Steve has extensive experience in strategic development, operations and finance.

Steve played a major role in the creation of TridentUSA (acquired by Formation Capital) and in its initial acquisitions and supported operations thru its sale. He was instrumental in the value creation at previous portfolio companies, Laboratory Supply Company (acquired by McKesson), The CORE Institute (acquired by Audax Group and Linden Capital Partners), Golden State Medical Supply (acquired by Court Square Capital Partners) and Northfield Medical (acquired by Agiliti, Inc.). Currently he supports portfolio companies Parata, Vein Clinics of American and Matrix Medical. Earlier, Steve served as the first CEO of Calypso Medical Technologies, where he played a major role in acquiring core technology and recruiting other key members of the management team.

Prior to joining Frazier, Steve was President of Quinton Instrument Company, a medical device company owned at the time by American Home Products. Prior to joining Quinton, he spent four years with Arthur Young & Company. He also served as CEO at Neah Power Systems.


University of Arizona in Tucson (BS)

Year Joined