Alec Grubbs

VP Placement


Alec is a member of the McCombs MBA class of 2020 concentrating in venture capital, data science, and healthcare. In addition to serving as VP of placement for Venture Fellows, he is the co-founder of the Graduate Analytics Club, VP of the Health Innovation Fellows, and a member of the entrepreneurship society. Alec is the winner of the Texas Venture Labs 2018 Scholarship Competition.

Prior to McCombs, Alec worked for two electronic medical record companies: Epic Systems, a private, $2.5B+ dollar firm located in Verona, WI and athenahealth in Watertown, MA, which was recently taken private through a $5.7B LBO. He worked on solutions to reduce costs and free up providers to focus on their patients by automating away the frictions in healthcare through machine learning and artificial intelligence. Originally from Chapel Hill, NC, Alec is a graduate of Vanderbilt University with a BE in Biomedical Engineering. He also received a Master of Science in Business Analytics from the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin in 2016.

Pre-McCombs Career: Epic Systems, athenahealth

Venture Fellows Spring 2019 Internship: S3 Ventures