HAVERTOWN, PA – JUNE 11, 2019 – Leverage Health, is excited to announce the addition of two new experienced market leaders to its team – Dr. Rakesh “Roki” Chauhan and Stephen Kendig. As the market’s only venture catalyst firm, we are experiencing dramatic growth while executing on our mission to transform the U.S. healthcare industry. We spark change by connecting the best innovative companies with industry leading stakeholders such as healthplans and large employers, so they can improve patients’ lives and take healthcare forward.
Roki joins Leverage Health as a Senior Medical Advisor. Roki brings a wealth of clinical experience to his role at Leverage Health following a career with large healthplans such as Premera Blue Cross, Blue Shield of California and Cambia Health Solutions.
“Leverage Health’s portfolio includes solutions on the clinical side of a payer’s business and having Roki on our team, with his unique insights into the trends and challenges of healthcare today, will enable us to be even more thoughtful and strategic in our work internally and with our portfolio companies as well as our many healthplan relationships,” says Richard Lungen, managing member of Leverage Health.
Stephen Kendig joins Leverage Health as Senior Vice President following two companies which he founded. Stephen will be primarily focused on Leverage Health’s new portfolio company, WellBe Senior Medical. He will also be actively involved in other Leverage Health’s growth initiatives. Stephen is an innovative leader who brings proven experience in growing companies, leading teams, raising capital and mergers and acquisitions.
“Stephen is a changemaker. His visionary and tactical leadership is the kind of skill set we need as we work to evolve healthcare, “ says Lungen. “We have worked with Stephen for many years in his last two companies and we are pleased to have Stephen join us for this next phase of our own evolution.”
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