Co-Founder and Managing Partner Larry Leisure brings over four decades of experience in the healthcare services and management industry to Chicago Pacific Founders. The CPF team has united top names in the health field, and Larry is no exception. His oversight and influence have been the driving force behind a number of successes across multiple companies on the leading edge of health tech and managed care. Providing better care at a fairer price point has been his guiding motivation, one that’s brought him real success in identifying and improving areas of need in the industry.
As Co-Founder Chairman of ADVI’s Reimbursement and Health Policy Advisory Services, Larry oversees a dynamic executive team in the fields of Life Science, Managed Care, and Digital Health. In a field where cutting-edge technology can transform the world, Larry’s experience guides some of the most forward-thinking firms with an eye on bringing true benefit to patients, professionals, and investors alike. In addition to the ADVI board, Larry also serves as Chairman of the Board of the firm he founded, Healthspottr, which gathers some of the most innovative minds in health tech to drive beneficial change in the industry where change is a constant, and new tech can provide a new lease on life for patients in need.
In addition, Larry is also Co-Founder of the Employer Health Innovation Roundtable (EHIR). EHIR is a coalition of the largest and most progressive employers collectively representing over 6M lives. Their mission is to accelerate the adoption of innovation for the sake of improving employee health, wellness and productivity.
Since early in his career, Larry has provided leadership and careful oversight in both large, high-powered firms and more dynamic startups. As the global managing partner of Health Services at Accenture, he was able to draw upon an institutional wealth of knowledge to hone his leadership and management skills, a formative experience that would provide valuable as he used his skills to elevate exciting new groups in the field. Larry also currently serves as a senior advisor of Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers, having previously been an operating partner of the Silicon Valley venture capital firm.
Larry Leisure earned his MBA in Finance from the Andersen School of Management at UCLA, after completing his undergraduate studies in Finance and Economics at Stanford University. Larry sits on the board for a number of health and bioscience companies, including Crescendo Bioscience, Jiff, Seriosity and Redbrick Health. In assembling the CPF team, Larry Leisure’s insight and ability to coalesce the most effective work groups have made him an irreplaceable piece of the puzzle. Thanks to his leadership skills, there’s no question CPF is poised to apply the best knowledge and practices to transform the healthcare industry.
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