E-heath expert Andrew Howard has joined Third Horizon as the Director of our Health Sector and as a Director in our Technology Advisory Practice.
Andrew has been a senior executive in the private and public sector (State and Federal) and is a strategy consultant, start-up adviser and non-for-profit board member.
After a 15-year international consulting career in the postal sector, focusing on sales, ERP, logistics systems and program management, Andrew successfully transitioned to a career in e-heath.
He was the CIO of the Department of Health and Human Services in Victoria and former interim CEO and Head of the MyHealthRecord program at the National e-Health Transition Authority (now the Australian Digital Health Agency). From 2012, Andrew ran the Australian operation of Orion Health, before running his own strategy consultancy.
Andrew sits on the board of Outcome Health, a not-for-profit organisation that provides mental health services throughout Victoria and operates the mental health triage service for ambulance Victoria.
Neville Bagot, Managing Director of Third Horizon, says:
“Andrew brings to Third Horizon a deep and unique understanding of the health sector and the vital role that technology plays in this growing industry,”
“With his applied experience in implementing systems and new technologies, he understands the strategic and practical challenges faced by the health sector and can help leaders navigate the complexity of what is needed now and in the future.”
“I’m excited to join Third Horizon and will continue support clients in health sector and in the broader market on technology capability. With my skills and experience complementing the strategy and transformation expertise of one of Australia’s most respected management consulting firms, we’ll be able offer our clients services that deliver even better ways of working.”