George H. Conrades has served as chairman of Akamai Technologies, Inc., a service provider for accelerating and improving the delivery of content and applications over the internet, since 2005.
He currently serves as a managing partner at Longfellow Venture Partners, a private venture fund advising and investing in early stage healthcare and technology companies. He also served as a venture partner at Polaris Venture Partners, an early stage investment company, from 1998 to 2012 and is currently Partner Emeritus. He served as chairman and CEO of Akamai Technologies from 1999 to 2005. Conrades also currently serves as a director of Harley-Davidson, Inc. and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc.