Our Team

Phil Licari

Phil Licari serves as our Managing Director for Operations, responsible for the teams executing high volume Financial and Legal transactions supporting the Innovation business, as well as for the Marketing team supporting Innovation and our PHI businesses.  Phil comes to Partners following 30 years of experience with rapid growth and early stage medical device companies. His experience includes senior executive positions with Boston Scientific Corp and Roche Pharmaceuticals, with functional specialization in global supply chain management, commercialization of new medical devices and manufacturing operations. Phil also served as Chief Operating Officer for two venture-funded early-stage companies, ConforMIS, Inc., a producer of patient-specific orthopedic implants, and NxStage Medical, a high growth producer of home dialysis systems. He also helped lead NxStage through its initial public offering and through scale-up of its global production and supply chain capacity. Phil is also a Senior Lecturer in Technology and Operations Management at Babson College, at both the graduate and undergraduate level, with a specialization in supply chain management and life science companies. Phil has an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.