Accomplished technologists to guide system-level healthcare innovation

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Mar. 31, 2016 – Health2047, the integrated innovation company purpose-built to improve US healthcare, today announced the appointment of enterprise technology and investment experts Charles Aunger and Tom Frederick to its industry advisory board. These two industry veterans will lend their business and technology acumen to support the system-level healthcare solutions Health2047 develops.

“Tom and Charles are revered technologists with deep business development expertise and the ability to drive innovation at scale,” said Doug Given, CEO of Health2047. “Their advisory board contributions undoubtedly help Health2047 expedite meaningful market innovations and impact.”

Aunger is a seasoned entrepreneur and digital transformation savant. He has a comprehensive understanding of the healthcare IT market and deep experience in cloud and enterprise technology market strategy. He currently serves as senior executive director of IT at Stanford Health Care, supporting over 15,000 employees, enabling pivotal partnerships and ensuring digital alignment for patient-user interactions. Previously, Aunger was a senior vice president at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, where he led the strategic planning and tactical execution efforts around cost balancing, business model development and technical operations optimization. Aunger is recognized for his achievement and contribution to the IT profession and is a British Computer Society Fellow. Additionally, he served in executive roles at major technology-driven organizations including Mubadala, Accenture, Citrix, NHS, Numonyx and Bupa.

Frederick has 35+ years of global and cross-industry experience in a wide variety of operating, investing and advising roles. He is a proven leader with a track record of developing new ideas, creating industry level solutions and building businesses. His operating experience includes CEO positions as well as senior executive roles in strategy, sales, marketing, development, service and finance. Frederick has built and developed high-performance teams and organizations that thrive in rapidly evolving environments. In addition, he has investment experience which includes serving as a former general partner at Venrock Associates. He also served as the global head of technology consulting at Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. Frederick is the CEO of Strategians, a firm focused on helping clients build new businesses and transform organizations.

About Health2047

Integrated innovation company Health2047 Inc.—whose founding partner is the AMA—creates innovative solutions and enterprises to improve healthcare at a system level by integrating ideas, development and funding. Its studio, together with its venture and business development resources, leverages the AMA’s strengths and partners with leading companies to address the biggest healthcare problems. For more information, visit or follow @health2047.


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