Larry Leisure is an operating partner with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. He joined the firm in 2010 bringing KPCB over 30 years of experience in the health and managed care industry. He sits on the boards of several Silicon Valley health information and bioscience companies including Crescendo Bioscience, Jiff, Seriosity and Tethys Bioscience as well as Navigenics and Redbrick Health where his is a board observer.
Before coming to KPCB, he had a distinguished career in healthcare serving in a number of senior consulting and industry roles. His consulting leadership positions have included Ingenix Consulting where he led their Payer & Employer Market Group, Accenture where he was the Global Managing Partner for the Health Vertical, and Towers Perrin where he led the Managed Care practice. In these various roles he also served as client partner to many of the largest US health plans and pharmacy benefit management organizations as well as a number of the largest global employers. In 2010 he co-founded Healthspottr, a new media company focused on the acceleration of innovation in health care. From 2003 to 2007 he joined one his clients, Kaiser Permanente, where he oversaw the key market facing sales & account management functions.
He received his AB in Economics from Stanford University and his MBA in Finance from the University of California, Los Angeles.