Webster Equity Partners Acquires Santa Monica Fertility


Waltham, MA (December 16, 2019) – Webster Equity Partners is pleased to announce its partnership with Santa Monica Fertility Center (“Santa Monica Fertility” or the “Company”), a leading provider of vertically integrated reproductive services offering egg donation, surrogacy and IVF.

Founded in 2007, Santa Monica Fertility offers a comprehensive range of agency services combined with the clinical and lab components, providing intended parents a full suite of fertility services. The Company offers traditional IVF, but focuses on egg donor and surrogacy services. These services coupled with unparalleled care for its patients and industry leading outcomes differentiate Santa Monica Fertility.

Founder and CEO, Dr. John Jain, said, “We are excited to partner with Webster to continue to grow Santa Monica Fertility. The Webster team has deep expertise in healthcare services and has helped grow several physician-based businesses. We are enthusiastic about benefiting from their knowledge and set of relationships.”

“Webster often likes to invest in sectors that deeply touch the lives of people and there are very few decisions we can think of that are more important than starting a family. Santa Monica Fertility helps parents realize the dream of having a family and we are proud to help in that process,” said Mehran Ahmed, Principal at Webster Equity Partners. “We are excited to partner with Dr. Jain and management to help more families in the coming years.”

About Webster Equity Partners
Founded in 2003, Webster Equity Partners is a private equity firm that invests in the branded consumer and healthcare services industries and provides equity financing, expertise and a broad contact network for management buyouts and growth capital. Webster is currently investing out of its fourth fund with $875 million of committed capital. For additional information on Webster Equity Partners, please visit

About Santa Monica Fertility
Santa Monica Fertility is a leading provider of vertically integrated reproductive services offering egg donation, surrogacy and IVF, through a vertically integrated model. The Company is one of the leading fertility clinics for successful live births from egg donation. Dr. John Jain founded the Company in 2007 and has grown the Company to include three doctors, including two full-time and one part-time. Santa Monica Fertility’s consumer/patient driven model is based on its ability to serve as the central point for patients’ fertility needs with access to high quality egg donors, a selection of medically and psychologically prescreened surrogates, as well as comprehensive advanced fertility services and holistic care.