Mike Kaplan is an Advisory Partner at Granite Growth. He is also the Managing Director of Altos Health, a venture capital firm he founded in 2009. Mike’s current boards include Alternative Behavior Strategies (autism treatment), forTRA Health (food allergy clinics), HealthLoop (patient engagement software), Sterling Administration (HSA administration), and Streamline Health (STRM), a publicly traded HCIT company. Mike was previously a Partner at Three Arch Partners, a $1.1 billion fund focused on life sciences and healthcare services. His notable investments included Free & Clear, Ascend Health, Habit Holdings, Novacept, Vascular Control Systems, and eValve. Before joining Three Arch, Mike was an operating executive at Blue Shield of California, serving as Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategic Planning, Regional Chief Executive for Northern California, and Vice President of Business Transformation. Earlier in his career, Mike was a Senior Manager in consulting for APM/CSC Healthcare and a Financial Analyst at Kidder, Peabody & Co. Mike earned an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BS in Business Administration from Washington University in St. Louis.