BIO

ABOUT

ANDREW SAWYER

Healthcare Innovation & Venture Capital

PROFESSIONAL

Andrew is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Cured. In addition to his role at Cured, Andrew is a venture capitalist at GE Ventures where he focuses on healthcare and life sciences investing and new business creation. He previously held roles at venture capital firms SV Health Investors, Flare Capital, and Rock Health during graduate school.

Prior to attending Harvard, Andrew was a healthcare entrepreneur and management consultant focused on the intersection of provider/payer operations and technology. He served as a Director at Nordic Consulting Partners (#46 - INC 5000 list), where he co-founded the Advisory Services practice. In addition, he was a member of the early founding team at Falcon Consulting (#316 - INC 5000 list - acquired by Avaap) and served as Vice President of Consulting Services. He started his career at Epic Systems, where he was an Enterprise Implementation Director and was responsible for launching the Home Health and Hospice product offerings.

Andrew holds an MPH in Health Management from Harvard University. In addition, he graduated with honors from DePauw University with a dual BA in Economics and Spanish.

Outside of work, Andrew is an active member of the Rapha Cycling Club and the John Muir Society of the Sierra Club. A passionate outdoorsman, he can typically be found cycling in Marin, surfing at Ocean Beach, or exploring the western ranges of the US by foot or by snowboard. 

PERSONAL

Hometown:

  • Winona Lake, IN

Places I've Called Home:

  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Madison, WI
  • Chicago, IL
  • Cambridge, MA
  • San Francisco, CA (current)

Favorite Hobbies:

  • Cycling (MTB, Road, CX)
  • Snowboarding
  • Surfing
  • Hiking/Mountaineering 
  • Yoga
  • Photography
  • Traveling 
  • Exploring new bars and restaurants

 


In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
— John Muir

FAVORITE Destinations 

  • UNITED STATES
    • Big Sky, Montana
    • Marin County, California
    • Leelanau Peninsula, Michigan
    • Oahu North Shore/Kona, HI
    • Yosemite National Park, CA
    • Seward, AK
    • Zion National Park, UT
    • St. John, USVI
    • Jackson Hole, WY
  • ABROAD
    • Barcelona, Spain
    • Sooke, British Columbia 
    • Lake Louise, Alberta
    • Copenhagen, Denmark 
    • Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
    • Stokholm, Sweden
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Cabarete, Dominican Republic
    • Baja California, Mexico