Bill Gurley, the legendary Silicon Valley venture capitalist, is getting serious about healthcare. After a multiyear journey to learn more about the industry, he's starting to invest in companies based on a conviction that the future of healthcare is going to revolve around consumers. He's not the only one: A growing number of tech investors have been getting into healthcare in recent years. Bill Gurley is getting serious about healthcare. The tech investor, a general partner at Benchmark Capital, has made a name for himself backing companies like Uber, Snap, Twitter, and eBay.