Bill Geary is a cofounder and Partner at Flare Capital Partners.
During Bill’s more than twenty-year tenure investing in young and emerging healthcare technology companies, he has served on the Boards of numerous industry-leading companies and played a critical role, actively helping and working closely with founders and management. His current and prior firm’s healthcare investments include Aetion, Bright Health, ClearDATA, HealthReveal, Valence Health (Evolent Health), Humedica (Optum Analytics), Connance, MC10, Phase Forward (Oracle), Pharmetrics (IMS Health), NaviNet (Nant Health) and eBenX (ADP).
Prior to Flare Capital, Bill was at North Bridge Venture Partners since its inception in 1994. Previously, Bill was a Partner at Hambro International Equity Partners. Prior to that, he was Chief Financial Officer at MathSoft, a science and engineering applications software start-up that went public on the NASDAQ and was later acquired by a leading design and product lifecycle software solutions company, and was a CPA at Arthur Andersen & Company.
Bill received a B.S. degree from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management and has served his alma mater in a variety of capacities, including former Chair of the Board of Trustees and current member of its Investment and Endowment Committee. He has been Chair of the Parents Committee of Duke University and is Chair of the Stanford University Parents Advisory Board. Additionally, Bill is on the Board of the MGH Institute of Health Professions, is an appointee of Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to the Oversight Council of the Center for Health Information and Analysis, and serves on the Advisory Council of the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School.