Abir, CEO of Gravie

Abir

CEO

My job is to ensure that everyone at Gravie is equipped and positioned to fully meet the needs of our customers.

Abir is co-founder and CEO at Gravie where he focuses on making sure we’re well positioned and fully equipped to meet the needs of our members.

Prior to founding Gravie, Abir was co-founder and CEO of Bloom Health where he led the team that pioneered the private exchange model of financing health benefits. Prior to founding Bloom Health, Abir was co-founder and president of RedBrick Health. Under his leadership, RedBrick Health launched an industry-leading health earnings system, created innovative products and achieved health improvement results that far surpassed its competitors. Before founding RedBrick Health, Abir co-founded Definity Health where he was involved in the creation of the personal care account, the predecessor to the health savings account.

Abir began his career at Deloitte Consulting where he advised managed care organizations and integrated delivery systems on mergers, acquisitions and turnaround strategies. He has also worked as an advisor to Fidelity Investment’s health and welfare departments where he helped launch their benefit consulting business.

Abir earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Lawrence University and his MBA from Harvard Business School. He is a member of the board of directors of Allina Health, and on the board of trustees at Lawrence University.

What are you interested in outside of work?

Animals, music, reading, cars and aviation.

If you were an inanimate object, what would you be and why?

A bouncing ball – I am never down for very long, and I like my play-time!