Brian is a managing partner in our San Francisco office. Brian joined Polaris in 1996 and focuses on investments in healthcare and technology companies.
Prior to joining Polaris, Brian gained significant experience in business operations and leadership. During his time at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business, Brian completed an internship in the New York and San Francisco offices of Goldman Sachs. He also worked at Baxter Healthcare, a global, diversified healthcare company, with expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.
Brian is a decorated veteran, having served as Captain in the US Army Corps of Engineers. His service included the command of combat engineer soldiers during the Gulf War. As platoon leader, Brian was awarded the Bronze Star and the Army Commendation Medal with Valor for successfully completing missions while encountering enemy fire on the front lines.
Bronze Star Medal
Army Commendation Medal with Valor
Healthbox Startup Mentor
Medical Devices Manufacturers Association Venture Advisor
B.S., United States Military Academy at West Point
M.B.A, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College