Our Team

Rachel Napear

Rachel currently leads the Partners Innovation Fund and the Boston Biomedical Innovation Center’s Communications program, overseeing branding, communications, content, and events. She also works closely with portfolio companies to provide both strategic and tactical communications & marketing counsel.

Rachel joined B-BIC in 2016 and PIF in 2018 after running her own strategic-communications practice providing strategic marketing, communications, and media-related services to businesses, politicians and issue advocacy groups. In addition, Rachel worked as an adjunct professor in Entrepreneurship & Marketing at Rutgers Executive MBA program in the United States and China. Prior to that Rachel worked for many years as a political consultant, managing campaigns across the country and training advocacy groups in communications best practices around the world.