David B. Black is a Technology Partner of Oak HC/FT.
Prior to joining Oak HC/FT, David served as Technology Partner of Oak Investment Partners where he worked closely with Benefitfocus, Castlight Health, Independent Living Systems, Radisphere National Radiology Group, and xG Health Solutions. Past investments that David also worked closely with include athenahealth, Argus Information & Advisory Services, NetSpend Corporation, PayFlex Systems, Point Carbon, and TxVia.
David also served as CTO of Paysys, which become the private label and international payment processing platform for the largest processor in the world, FDC. In addition, he has worked in other Oak domains, including consumer internet (Kayak, Huffington Post), analytics (Attivio, Geotrace) and mobile (mobitv, Good). This involves him in cloud computing, big data and security and other subjects that impact HC and FT companies.
Prior to joining Oak Investment Partners, David worked as a front-line engineer and manager in a variety of leading-edge companies creating and using hardware and software technology.
David earned an AB with honors from Harvard College.