Chris joined Telstra Health in 2019 and is the Head of Strategy, Business Development and Advisory Services. In this role he leads teams that drive a clear, executable strategy, engage and understand customers problems, and provide advice and solutions which make a difference for the industry, the customer and their clients.
Chris is a senior healthcare executive who has 20 years’ experience in the health, pharmaceuticals and life sciences industry across Asia Pacific. Chris’ career has included working in front line care delivery through to Executive Management positions in hospitals, as well as holding senior leadership positions in healthcare consulting with PwC in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.
Combining first hand industry knowledge and extensive strategy, business development and consulting experience, Chris helps teams to discover, define, and solve their most complex challenges and barriers to efficient and effective healthcare delivery enabled through digital healthcare. Chris specialises in strategy, digital healthcare, health economics, productivity and efficiency and clinical service redesign. Having led teams to implement large scale transformation programs, in particular digital health programs, Chris brings extensive experience and learning from across the health sector to his clients.
Chris is a respected thought leader for the future of healthcare and regularly presents at national and international conferences.