Christopher Carter
Member Advisor

Christopher is a Member Advisor of Polus Capital.

Christopher’s career spans operational, transactional, principal investment, and advisory roles with healthcare and technology companies.

Christopher was the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of WisePatient (acquired by Sharecare, Inc. in 2012), a SaaS-based patient access & care coordination platform connecting patients and providers online.  He currently serves as the Vice President of Provider Products at Sharecare.

Christopher is also an Advisor to Accelarad, Inc, Izenda, LLC., Simple Relevance, Inc., Blueprint Health, LLC, & WiseVet Technology, Inc. Christopher previously supported the boards of CardioMEMS (option to St. Jude Medical), Fidelis SeniorCare, Prenova (acquired by Ecova), and Navini Networks (acquired by Cisco Systems) as an Associate at Arcapita Ventures.

Before founding WisePatient, Christopher was a Senior Associate at Merrick Ventures, a healthcare and information technology focused private equity firm in Chicago, IL. While at Merrick Venture Chris supported the corporate development function of Merge Healthcare (NASDAQ:MRGE) focusing on mergers & acquisitions and post-merger integration.

Prior to joining Merrick Ventures, Christopher was an Associate at Arcapita Ventures, the growth stage capital arm of Arcapita, Inc., evaluating healthcare and information technology related investment opportunities. Prior to Arcapita, Christopher worked in Accenture’s Health and Life Sciences Strategy Practice where he specialized in operational and information technology strategy for integrated delivery networks, academic medical centers, and health plans.

Christopher holds a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from Vanderbilt University, a Master’s of Public Health from Emory University, and a Master’s of Business Administration from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.

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