InsurTech Ohio Spotlight with Rob Falkenberg
Rob Falkenberg is an Operating Partner at Empactful Capital, a venture capital firm focused on early and growth-stage healthcare technology companies that enable the adoption of whole-person care delivery models. Rob was interviewed by Andrew Daniels, Founder and Managing Director at InsurTech Ohio.
What are the main drivers of inefficiencies in the healthcare industry?
What's one thing that would accelerate change in the healthcare industry?
How does the shift to value-based contracting change the industry?
What's on the horizon for the healthcare industry?
About Rob Falkenberg, Operating Partner of Empactful Capital
An accomplished and connected senior executive working in the managed care industry, Rob possesses a 35 year track record of elevating teams, partnerships and organizational performance. Retired from UnitedHealthcare, he served as the market CEO of Ohio and California for 15 years and is presently an active venture capital investor, Board Director and Consultant to emerging healthcare businesses. Driven by a personal mission to help people improve their health, thus improving their lives, he formed his own consulting practice, to engage with visionary entrepreneurs, who share that vision. He also joined Empactful Capital as an Operating Partner and Empactful Advisors to assist high potential health technology companies navigate the early stages of their financing, growth and industry adoption.
About Empactful Capital
Empactful Capital is a special opportunity venture capital firm focused on early and growth stage healthcare opportunities. Formed in 2016 by veteran healthcare operators and investors to take advantage of the massive change in healthcare, Empactful raises and deploys
targeted funds where we can quickly bring operating and relationship leverage to massively scale companies. Empactful employs a pre-investment working engagement model with prospective companies to identify areas of strength and development and ensure alignment. Decoding Healthcare Innovation is produced by Slice of Healthcare LLC.