Richard Whitney Joins NEA

Richard Whitney has joined New Enterprise Associates as a venture partner in the firm’s < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Menlo Park, Calif. office. He previously served as founder and managing member of Whitney Capital, a private equity firm focused on the healthcare services and products space. Before that, he was executive chairman of Specialty Labs and CFO of DaVita Inc.