BOB FLEMING | Managing Director

Bob Fleming has been a successful investment banker, venture capitalist, strategic advisor and entrepreneur since 1985. Since 2013, Bob has led the Healthcare practice for Bowen Advisors, using his deep industry experience and relationships to assist clients with M&A and corporate finance. Before joining Bowen, he spent more than 20 years in the venture capital business. In 1995, he founded Prism Venture Partners, a Boston-area early-stage VC firm focused on healthcare and IT, leading the firm as Managing Partner to manage $1.25 billion in five funds. Prior to founding Prism, Bob was a General Partner with Norwest Venture Partners and the Vista Group. While at Vista, he opened and managed the firm’s West Coast office from 1988 to 1993. He returned to New England in 1993 to join Norwest.

Earlier in his career, Bob was an early employee of Gartner Group, joining the company in 1983, when it had less than $10 million in revenues. At Gartner, he founded and ran the Local Area Communications research service. He holds an undergraduate degree in Engineering Sciences from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the Wharton School.

Bob’s Selected Transactions