Item 1. Security and Issuer. This Amendment No. 2 to
Schedule 13D amends and supplements the Statement on Schedule 13D
filed by EW Healthcare Partners Fund 2, L.P. and EW Healthcare
Partners Fund 2-A, L.P.,
filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on
February 18, 2021, and amended on May 18, 2021 relating
to the following:
Name of Issuer: TELA Bio, Inc.
Address of Issuer’s Principal Executive Offices:
1 Great Valley Parkway, Suite 24
Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355
Title and Class of Securities: Common Stock
CUSIP Number: 872381108
Item 2. Identity and Background.
(a) Name of Persons Filing: This Amendment
No. 2 to Schedule 13D is being filed jointly by EW Healthcare
Partners Fund 2, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership
(“EWHP2”), EW Healthcare Partners Fund 2-A, L.P., a Delaware limited
partnership (the “EWHP2-A”), EW Healthcare Partners
Fund 2 GP, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership (“EWHP2
GP”), EW Healthcare Partners Fund 2-UGP, LLC, a Delaware limited
liability company (“EWHP2 General Partner” and collectively,
with EWHP2, EWHP2-A and
EWHP2 GP, the “EWHP Investors”), Martin P. Sutter, an
individual, R. Scott Barry, an individual, Ronald Eastman, an
individual and Petri Vainio, an individual (each a
“Manager”, collectively, the “Managers”, and together
with the EWHP2, EWHP2-A,
EWHP2 GP and the EWHP2 General Partner, the “Reporting
(b) Address of Principal Business Office: The address of the
principal business of each of the Reporting Persons is 21 Waterway,
Suite 225, The Woodlands, Texas 77380.
(c) The Principal business of EWHP2 and EWHP2-A is growth capital investments.
The principal business of EWHP2 GP is to act as the general partner
of EWHP2 and EWHP2-A. The
principal business of EWHP2 General Partner is to act as the
general partner of EWHP2 GP. The principal business of the Managers
is to direct the activities of EWHP2 General Partner.
(d) None of the Reporting Persons have, during the last five years,
been convicted in a criminal proceeding (excluding traffic
violations or similar misdemeanors).
(e) None of the Reporting Persons have, during the last five years,
been a party to a civil proceeding of a judicial or administrative
body of competent jurisdiction as a result of which such person was
or is subject to a judgment, decree or final order enjoining future
violations of, or prohibiting or mandating activities subject to,
federal or state securities laws or finding any violation with
respect to such laws.
(f) Citizenship: (i) EW Healthcare Partners Fund 2, L.P. is a
Delaware limited partnership; (ii) EW Healthcare Partners Fund
2-A, L.P. is a Delaware
limited partnership; (iii) EW Healthcare Partners Fund 2 GP,
L.P. is a Delaware limited partnership, (iv) EW Healthcare
Partners Fund 2-UGP, LLC is
a Delaware limited liability company; (iv) Martin P. Sutter,
R. Scott Barry, Ronald Eastman and Petri Vainio are all individuals
who are citizens of the United States.