Peter Neupert

Operating Partner
Member of the Portfolio Services Group

Boards of Directors:
Freedom Innovations
Adaptive Biotechnologies
Clinithink Ltd.                                                                                 Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Laboratory Corporation of America

Select Experience:

Microsoft: Peter most recently served as Corporate Vice President of the Microsoft Health Solutions Group since its formation in 2005. As Corporate Vice President, Peter was responsible for driving the company’s strategy to improve healthcare around the world through software innovation. He led a global organization dedicated to developing, marketing, selling and supporting software solutions designed to improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare delivery and to empower individuals to become more engaged and responsible for their own health and wellness.  From 1987 to 1998, Peter served at Microsoft in various capacities, including as the Director of Operating Systems responsible for shipping OS/2 and Vice President for News and Publishing, where he started MSNBC and Slate.

Institute of Medicine’s Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Healthcare: Peter was an active member from 2007-2011.

President’s Information Technology Advisory Committee (PITAC): From 2003 to 2005, Peter served on the President’s Information Technology Advisory Committee (PITAC), co-chairing the Health Information Technology subcommittee and helping to drive the “Revolutionizing Health Care through Information Technology” report, published in June 2004 by PITAC.

drugstore.com Inc.: Peter served as the founding President and Chief Executive Officer of drugstore.com from 1998 to 2001 and as Chairman of the Board of Directors through September 2004.  He took drugstore.com public in 1999 and led drugstore.com to become a top online retail store and information site for health, wellness, beauty and pharmacy products, and received an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for his work.

Education:
Bachelor’s degree, Colorado College
MBA, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

Peter shares his observations and opinions on health in his personal blog, Neupert on Health