Frank Williams is the Co-Founder and serves as the CEO of Evolent Health (NYSE: EVH). Evolent helps physicians and health systems achieve superior performance through value-based care transformation with the ultimate objective to dramatically improve the health of the populations that it serves. The company currently partners with leading health systems in over 30 markets, manages over 2.5M lives under value-based arrangements and employs over 2,500 professionals nationwide. Named to the Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies in 2014 and 2015 and a Top 3 Employer Nationwide, Evolent is committed to transforming healthcare nationwide by changing the way healthcare is delivered.
Prior to Evolent, Frank also served as Chairman and CEO of The Advisory Board Company, a global research and technology firm that serves over 5,000 organizations across the health care and higher education sectors. During Frank’s tenure as both its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Advisory Board completed an initial public offering (NASDAQ: ABCO) and grew to $450M+ in annual revenues with over 2,500 employees and $2B+ in market capitalization.
Earlier in his career, Frank served as the President of MedAmerica OnCall, the President of Vivra Orthopedics and as a Consultant for Bain & Co. Along with the Evolent Health board, he currently serves on the boards of the Business Talent Group and Peer Health Exchange and is active philanthropically in initiatives related to Public Health and Education. A native Californian, Frank received a BA with High Honors in Political Economies of Industrial Societies from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.