A.G. Breitenstein

Board Member

A.G. Breitenstein is an independent entrepreneur & investor who has founded and led multiple startups all aimed at building a better, more affordable, and equitable health care system. She was most recently a co-founder and partner at Optum Ventures. Prior to Optum Ventures, A.G. was a co-founder & chief product officer of Humedica, serving as chief product officer of Optum Analytics after Optum acquired Humedica in 2013. Prior to Humedica, A.G. was a director at Leerink Swann, a leading health care investment bank; co-founded the non-profit Institute for Health Metrics (IHM); served as co-chair of Governor Charlie Baker’s Digital Health Data Working Group; and served as chair of the Massachusetts Work Group on the Privacy of Medical Records. She began her career as an attorney and was the founding director of the Health Law Institute which focused on the health needs of GLBTQ youth working the streets of Boston. A.G. received her MPH from Harvard University, her JD from the University of Connecticut, and her bachelor’s degree from Yale University.