President, Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Board, Amedisys
Mr. Paul B. Kusserow has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Amedisys Inc. since December 16, 2014. Mr. Kusserow served as the Vice Chairman and President, Development of Alignment Healthcare, Inc. since June 2014. Mr. Kusserow served as the Chief Strategy, Innovations and Corporate Development Officer and Senior Vice President at Humana Inc. from February 20, 2009 to August 1, 2013. He served as the Chief Strategy Officer and Senior Vice President at Humana Venture Capital. He served as Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer at Ziegler HealthVest Fund. Mr. Kusserow served as a Managing Partner at Roaring Mountain, LLC and as an Entrepreneur-In-Residence at DW Healthcare Partners. He was the Managing Director of Private Equity at B.C. Ziegler and Company, Inc. He served as Executive-In-Residence of The Advisory Board Company. Previously, he co-founded San Ysidro Capital Partners LLC and served as its Managing Director from 2004 to 2007. From 1997 to 2004, he served as Tenet Healthcare Corporation’s Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Ventures, where he managed its venture investments and founded Tenet Ventures. He started his career as a Consultant with McKinsey & Company, Inc., where he specialized in marketing and organizational redesign. He serves as Chairman of the Advisory Board of Care Innovations™, an Intel-GE joint venture focused on aging-in-place technologies. He has been the Chairman of the Board of Availity, LLC. since May 2013. Mr. Kusserow previously served as the chairman of the board of directors of Availity Inc. and Healthsense, Inc. He serves as member of the advisory board of Interpreta. He has been a Director of Connecture, Inc. since October 2014. He serves as Director of Picwell Inc., New Century Health, Inc. and AxelaCare Health Solutions, LLC. He serves as a Director of IdealHire Technologies, Inc. He served as a Director of Actors Theatre of Louisville, Inc. He served as the Head of Planning and Marketing at the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, where he was responsible for strategic planning, new business development, and marketing. Mr. Kusserow has also held senior executive positions in marketing, strategy, and new business development at the National Geographic Society and the Reader’s Digest Association. He received an M.A. degree, with honors, in English literature from the Oxford University, where he was also a Rhodes Scholar. Mr. Kusserow graduated in BA in religious studies from the Wesleyan University, where he was a Philip B. Brown Scholar, a Trench Prize recipient, an Olin Fellow, and a Fellow at the Center for the Humanities.