Charlotte Smith

Vice President


"It’s an extremely interesting time to work in the healthcare space. Having the opportunity to partner with mission-driven entrepreneurs that are pushing the industry forward makes our work at Oak HC/FT significant."

Active Investments

  • Advise

Prior Investments

Charlotte Smith (HC), a Vice President at Oak HC/FT, joined the firm in 2021 and focuses on growth equity and early-stage venture opportunities in Healthcare.

Charlotte is a Board Observer at Advise.

Earlier in her career, Charlotte founded, an LGBTQ+ healthcare service meeting users where they are through their digital platform. Before that, Charlotte was a Senior Associate at Lightyear Capital, where she focused on healthcare financial services investment opportunities. She has also held roles at MBF Healthcare Partners and Piper Jaffray.

Charlotte received a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Chicago.


Go-to Karaoke song?

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, although I really shouldn’t be allowed to sing in public.

What book have you read again and again?

Bobos in Paradise by David Brooks.

Favorite podcast?

NPR the Indicator!

The first thing you do every morning is...

Make myself a cup of coffee.

What is your spirit animal?

Probably a deer.