Blake is a member of NEA’s healthcare investment team, where he is focused on opportunities in healthcare services, healthcare IT and biopharmaceuticals. He joined the firm in 2014 and has been involved with investments including Paladina Health, XOC Pharmaceuticals, Bright Health, Collective Health, Radiology Partners, AVEO Pharmaceuticals, etc. Prior to joining NEA, Blake was a private equity investor at Ares Management and formerly an investment banker at Moelis & Company. He graduated from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with concentrations in finance, real estate and management.