Bruce is a Founding and Managing Partner of Health Velocity Capital, a growth equity investment fund that invests in private healthcare software and healthcare services companies. Bruce has spent over 25 years as a healthcare executive, entrepreneur, and venture and growth stage investor. Bruce’s executive roles have all been focused on the growth of these businesses and have included senior responsibility for Business Development, Corporate Development, Product Development, Strategy, Sales, and Marketing.
Bruce’s executive roles have been with Compassus, the nation’s 3rd largest hospice and palliative care company; Healthways (now Tivity Health, NASDAQ: TVTY), the nation’s largest independent disease and population health management company and largest Medicare Advantage consumer services benefit provider; and The Advisory Board Company (sold to UnitedHealthcare, formerly NASDAQ: ABCO), one of the nation’s largest health system best-practice research and software businesses. At JPMorgan Partners, Bruce led investments in Accordant Health Services (acquired by AdvancePCS) and National Surgical Care (acquired by Amsurg), and played a key role in the buyout of the initial hospitals to form IASIS Healthcare (acquired by TPG Capital).
Bruce serves on the boards of Spero Health, Contessa Health and The Ensworth School, and is involved at Westminster Presbyterian Church. Bruce received his bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and his MBA from the Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania. Bruce lives in Nashville, TN with his wife, Kirsten, and four children.