Peter Collins

Senior Business Development Associate

Peter Collins is a senior associate of business development at athenahealth, a leading edge healthcare technology company focused on providing software and services to doctors to help improve quality of care.  Peter focuses on identifying acquisition opportunities and helps to develop strategic partnerships with other companies to improve athenahealth’s position in the marketplace.

Prior to joining athenahealth in 2016, Peter spent four years leading the deal origination program at Brook Venture Partners, a venture capital firm focused on making expansion stage growth equity investments in healthcare IT, data analytics and tech-enabled service companies.  He was responsible for sourcing new platform investments for Brook Fund III and IV, primarily in the healthcare IT space.  Peter also worked with the management of Brook’s existing portfolio companies to help identify and execute on accretive merger and acquisition opportunities on their behalf.

Peter is also co-founder of a Boston-based non-profit group called Original Standard. The group holds quarterly workshops with guest presenters that expose members to a topic that encourages character, tradition, and self-sufficiency while the proceeds from each event go to an affiliated charity related to the event’s topic.