Ken Toombs, head of Americas at PA Consulting, and PA healthcare expert Charles Koontz discuss Charles’ new role at PA.
Charles Koontz has joined innovation and transformation consultancy PA Consulting where he will co-lead the healthcare provider team. In the role, Charles will oversee the US telehealth, analytics, and digital twin programs – helping healthcare organizations improve patient outcomes.
Charles has more than 30 years of experience in strategy, business processes, organizational design and development, operational transformation, and business development. He has extensive expertise in the healthcare, technology, and telecom sectors. He was previously EVP and chief digital officer at Ecolab, a $15 billion provider of water, hygiene, and infection prevention solutions. Before that, he was president and CEO of GE Healthcare Digital and chief digital officer of GE Healthcare.
Ken said: “We welcome Charles to the team. His unique expertise in the healthcare, technology, and telecommunications space will provide our US healthcare clients with ingenious solutions, particularly regarding improving clinical and operational outcomes.”
PA’s healthcare and life sciences team helps industry clients solve problems in innovative ways. PA has helped clients develop innovative products such as the Airora Professional air decontamination technology and the Clinician Matching Network which matches medical staff with the hospitals that need them most in the pandemic.
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