Saurabh Bhansali » Partner, Health Velocity Capital
Saurabh has spent his career working with innovative healthcare services and software companies. Most recently, Saurabh helped build and lead investments for Humana Health Ventures, the venture capital arm at one of the nation’s leading healthcare companies and second largest Medicare Advantage insurer. At Humana (NYSE: HUM), Saurabh led an investment in Aspire Health, an important and leading provider of palliative and end-of-life care management, and was also actively involved with investments in Omada Health and Livongo Health, both first-movers in digital health management in the areas of pre-diabetes and Type II diabetes, respectively. In addition to his formal investing responsibilities, he was also a key member in driving discovery and innovation efforts across Humana’s enterprise, developed best practices to drive the right innovative companies and themes throughout the company, and was recognized as a Rising Star by the Global Corporate Venturing organization in 2017. Prior to Humana, Saurabh was on the investing team at HLM Venture Partners, where he was involved in investments in Binary Fountain, ClearDATA Networks, and AbleTo and served as a Board Observer at Vericare Management (acquired by MedOptions) and Imagine Health. He also held roles at Ferrer Freeman & Co. as part of the investing team, at Bank of America Merrill Lynch as an investment banker, and at Pfizer as part of the mergers, acquisitions and licensing team. Saurabh received his BA from Northwestern University and his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.