Bill is a General Partner at Flare Capital Partners. Prior to co-founding Flare Capital Partners, Bill was at North Bridge Venture Partners since its inception in 1994.
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 Bright Health, Valence Health, ClearDATA, Humedica (Optum Analytics), Connance, MC10, Phase Forward (Oracle), Pharmetrics (IMS Health), NaviNet (Nant Health) and eBenX (ADP).
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 which went public on the NASDAQ and was later acquired by a leading design and product lifecycle software solutions company, and a CPA at Arthur Andersen & Company.
Bill received an undergraduate 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 incoming Chair of the Stanford University Parents Advisory Board. Additionally, Bill is on the Board of the MGH Institute of Health Professions and was appointed by the Massachusetts Governor to the Oversight Council of the Center for Health Information and Analysis.