VP, Portfolio Management
Catherine joined Pear in 2018 as part of the founding of the Portfolio Management team. Prior to Pear, Catherine was a leader of Customer Strategy & Value at PatientsLikeMe (now part of UnitedHealth Group) driving business development, strategy generation and value delivery for the company’s largest life sciences clients while supporting company product development.
Earlier in her career, Catherine spent ~10 years in management consulting, acting as a strategic partner to life sciences clients and leading global teams on product and portfolio strategy across the US and emerging markets; first with SDG Life Sciences and then as an Associate Principal in the Strategy and Portfolio Analysis COE at IMS Consulting Group (now part of IQVIA).
Catherine earned her A.B. from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. She holds an MS in Management from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where she was a Sloan Fellow.