Strategy Consultants to the Life Sciences Industry

Anne Smart, MBA Managing Director

As a Managing Director, Anne leads our work in the medtech space across a broad spectrum of segments including medical devices, diagnostics, drug delivery, and digital health technologies. Her expertise is in advising clients in the areas of corporate and portfolio growth strategy, BD and investment support, and go-to-market and market access strategy for new technologies and services.

Anne has over 20 years of experience working across the healthcare/life science ecosystem. She began her career on the pharmaceutical side of the industry in strategic planning at Vertex before taking healthcare administrator roles in neurosurgery, pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine at The University of Chicago’s School of Medicine and New York University School of Medicine, respectively. Prior to joining ClearView, Anne spent 10 years as a leader in the Medtech practice at Navigant Consulting (formerly Easton Associates) where she led commercial due diligence efforts and developed innovative commercial strategies for companies to overcome market barriers and maximize the value of their technologies in both established and emerging global markets.

Anne received a B.A. in Neuroscience from Bowdoin College and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.