George H. Conrades

Senior Advisor to and Former CEO of Akamai Technologies, Inc.

George H. Conrades has served as an executive advisor to Akamai Technologies, Inc., a content delivery network services provider for media and software delivery and cloud security solutions, since June 2018. He previously served as Akamai’s CEO from 1999 to 2005 and chairman from 1999 to March 2018.

Conrades 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 now a Partner Emeritus. He served as chairman and CEO of Akamai Technologies from 1999 to 2005. Conrades previously was a director of Cyclerion Therapeutics, Inc., Akamai Technologies, Inc., Harley-Davidson, Inc., and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc.