Serent Capital invests in profitable, growing service companies. We typically invest in founder-led companies and often represent the first institutional capital in the company. We are highly selective, choosing to invest in only a handful of businesses each year. Our selectivity ensures that all our companies receive the attention and expertise that they need.



New York, New York

DirectShifts is a healthcare staffing technology platform built for healthcare professionals by healthcare professionals. The company’s mission is to connect healthcare professionals directly with employers by using advanced technologies and digitizing the recruitment and staffing processes. Using an AI-based platform, DirectShifts matches the right clinicians to the right open shifts and jobs from various employers like hospitals, health systems, Ambulatory clinics, and telehealth companies. DirectShifts has helped many clinicians (like Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Nurses, Therapists, and Medical Assistants) find the right opportunities, including contract positions, permanent roles, per-diem shifts, and travel positions.

Team Members

Alex Nichamin