Kate Davis joined Ascension Ventures in 2022 from Bind Benefits, an Ascension Ventures portfolio company that created a new type of health insurance. She was an early employee of Bind and helped grow the company from a never before sold concept to strong customer acquisition to ultimately, integration into UnitedHealthGroup in under four years with roles in both revenue and product development focused on inclusiveness of the benefit.
Before Bind, Kate experience includes starting her own healthcare start-up; consulting for several HCIT startups; working at Lemhi Ventures, a healthcare services focused VC firm; and working in equity research focused on medical device companies at Stifel Nicolaus. She earned her MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and graduated summa cum laude with distinction with her BSB in finance and entrepreneurial management from the University of Minnesota. She is incredibly passionate about making healthcare better through the funding and building of innovative businesses.