Bob has been leading healthcare and technology businesses for the past 35 years. He joined Frazier Healthcare Partners as an Operating Partner in 2015 and served on the board of Frazier portfolio company Leiters, from 2015-2017. He now serves as a Senior Advisor to the firm and represents Frazier as Executive Chairman of Parata (TCGRx), as well as Executive Chairman to AppianRx (formerly Southside Pharmacy), a specialty pharmacy platform company acquired by Frazier in late 2017.
Most recently, Bob was Chairman and CEO of Vocera. Before this, he served as CEO of Wound Care Solutions, an operator of outsourced chronic wound care centers. Earlier, he was Chairman and CEO of Neoforma, a healthcare technology company, and Executive Vice President and Group President of Cardinal Health. He has also been Division President of four different operating units at Baxter International. Prior to that, he served in various capacities at American Hospital Supply Corporation.
Bob also serves on the board of Five9, a cloud-based software company, Kate Farms, a plant based nutrition company, and Change Healthcare, an information technology company. He also serves as Chair of the Trustees of Arizona State University.
John F. Kennedy University (M.B.A)
Arizona State University (B.S.)