August 27, 2014 – Beachwood, OH – Kalypso announced today that William Seagrave has joined the firm as the Kalypso Healthcare Practice Leader to head financial innovation transformation programs for healthcare providers.
The people of Kalypso are leading business professionals who combine a depth of experience in select industries with unparalleled expertise in innovation. William brings 25 years of corporate leadership and consulting experience to Kalypso's clients. He has an extensive background and understanding of the healthcare industry and its current demands and pressures.
“William carries years of experience in delivering innovative solutions to markets like healthcare that are stifled by archaic business processes, regulation and burdensome IT solutions, “ said Rod Walters, partner at Kalypso. “He has delivered realistic, measurable results working in collaboration with hospitals, physician groups, and global innovation leaders to unlock the new opportunity for Kalypso to drive innovation in the field of healthcare.”
William’s strategic focus is to deliver high return, next generation business solutions to hospitals and healthcare providers as they address the financial void between reimbursement reductions and the escalating costs to execute care procedures. William has developed an innovative approach to involve physicians together with hospitals in a program that yields significant annual savings for the hospital, while maintaining care option decisions for the physician.
Previously, William has served in corporate leadership roles for leading global firms including Cisco, Oracle, Intel and Travenol Laboratories launching innovative healthcare solutions. William is an advisor for technology startups, and has been a frequent speaker on the topic of applying technology to enable next-generation business models at industry conferences by Gartner, AMR, Forrester, National Retail Federation, Food & Drug Agency, and Forbes Magazine.
William resides in the San Francisco Bay Area and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Illinois. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and is certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM).
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