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Partner at Venrock
Board Director at Threadbox, Associate at Robertson Stephens & Company, See All (9)
Princeton University, Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Brian Ascher is the Board Director of Awarepoint Corporation.

He is also a Partner with Venrock. He joined Venrock in 1998 as a Kauffman Fellow and is based in Palo Alto. Brian focuses on Healthcare IT and general internet investments. Brian’s current Healthcare IT investments include,Vocera,Awarepoint .He was a past Director of RelayHealth up until its acquisition by McKesson.

Brian also serves on the Boards of,Retail Solutions, Inrix, Billfloat, Redbeacon, Social Shield .His previous investments include,ADiFY (acquired by Cox Enterprises), DATAllegro (acquired by Microsoft), Unicru (acquired by Kronos) .

Prior to Venrock, Brian was a Senior Product Manager at Intuit responsible for Quicken and .Earlier in his career was a Strategy Consultant at the Monitor Group. Brian has been named to the Forbes Midas List, which ranks the top venture capitalists, multiple times including the current edition.

Brian received his B.A. from Princeton University.His M.B.A. from Stanford University.

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