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Andrew Laver

Greater Salt Lake City Area

For over 20 years I have been building expertise and relationships in the medical/life science industry. I have significant experience in investing and capital acquisition across the angel, venture capital, and private equity segments. Currently, I am a Vice President at Healthbox ( and the Co-founder of Salt Lake Life Science Angels ( Previously, I was the Founder / Managing Director of APL Capital Advisors, a boutique investment bank.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Fundraising

    Venture Capital, Private Equity, Angel Investing, Investment Banking.

    • Finance
    • Other

My Interests

Health Sectors
Medical Devices, Digital Health, Health IT


  • Co-Founder / Managing Director

    Salt Lake Life Science Angels | May 2006 - Current

    An angel investing group focusing on seed-stage life science / medical investments in Utah.

  • Managing Member

    Fred Marshall Painting | November 2010 - Current

    Fred Marshall Painting is one of the premier full-service painting contractors along the Wasatch Front. We have been in business for over 40 years. Many of the most exclusive homes in Summit, Salt Lake, and Wasatch Counties have been customized by Fred Marshall Painting.

  • Vice President

    Healthbox ( | June 2014 - Current

    Healthbox partners with leading healthcare organizationsto drive innovation.Healthbox has operations in Boston, Chicago, Florida, Salt Lake City, Nashville and London. Healthbox has a portfolio of more than 50 active companies and strategic partnerships with more than 20 healthcare organizations.

  • Founder / Managing Director

    APL Capital Advisors | April 2005 - June 2014

    APL Capital Advisors is a Salt Lake City-based investment bank providing capital raising and merger & acquisition advisory services to early-stage and middle-market companies.

  • Associate

    DW Healthcare Partners | April 2003 - March 2005

    DW Healthcare Partners (DWHP) is a private equity firm that invests in healthcare companies at the lower end of the middle market.

  • Consultant

    vSpring Capital | December 2002 - Current 2002

  • Summer Associate

    Radius Ventures | December 2000 - Current 2000

  • Engineer

    Abbott Laboratories | December 1996 - Current 1999

  • Research Assistant

    University of Utah | September 1994 - June 1996


  • New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business

    MBA | Finance & Entrepreneurship | 1999 - 2001

  • University of Utah

    MS | Bioengineering | 1994 - 1996

  • University of Utah

    BS/BA | Electrical Engineering/Asian Studies

  • Skyline High School

  • Skyline High School