Bud brings more than 30 years of experience across different industries including Healthcare, Financial Services, Medical device, and direct-to-consumer marketing to his work with Itiliti Health. Most recently Bud held the position of Senior Vice President of UnitedHealth Group Research & Development and was responsible for driving efforts in consumer and provider engagement to reduce health care costs, increase access to high-quality care, enhance system efficiency and efficacy, and empower consumers to maintain or improve their health and wellness. During his time at UnitedHealth Group, he spearheaded numerous innovative products, services, partnerships, and acquisitions.
A senior leader in the healthcare technology space, Bud has presented UHG’s products, services and capabilities at numerous events and conferences, including the industry-leading Consumer Electronics Show (CES). In June 2011, he assembled and hosted “The Future of Mobile Health and Technology” (Internet Week New York) thought-leadership panel that explored the effect of mobile applications and social media on personal health management now and in the near future. Bud earned his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Business Administration at Minnesota State University.