Jeff Bennett joined Modivcare in April 2023 as Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer. Mr. Bennett has approximately 30 years of experience and is passionate about preventative healthcare and the smart management of chronic diseases.
Prior to joining Modivcare, Mr. Bennett was CEO of Higi, a consumer health engagement company that meets people where they are to make healthcare more accessible, since 2013. Previously, Mr. Bennett was Managing Director of Merrick Ventures, where he led and managed the day-to-day operations of the firm and played a strategic advisor role for portfolio companies, including the turnaround of Merge Healthcare prior to its $1 billion acquisition by IBM. Prior to Merrick Ventures, Mr. Bennett served as Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Investments at Ygomi, a technology-focused holding company led by the founder of Navteq, and he held executive positions at BridgePort Networks and PrairieComm, both venture-backed organizations in the mobile/telecommunications industry.
Mr. Bennett received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University and has a Master of Business Administration degree from the Kellogg Business School at Northwestern.