Veradigm appoints Greg Garrison as Executive Chairman along with Carol Zierhoffer as Lead Independent Director

– USA, IL –  Veradigm Inc. (Nasdaq: MDRX) today announced the appointment of current Chairman, Greg Garrison, as Executive Chairman, and current director, Dr. Yin Ho, as interim CEO, with Carol Zierhoffer appointed as Lead Independent Director.

CEO Richard Poulton has resigned at the request of the Board from his role as CEO and has stepped down from the Board.

About Greg Garrison

Greg Garrison, who brings experience as a successful business and operations leader, professional advisor, and recognized financial expert, was a senior leader of the accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers for over 20 years. Most recently, Mr. Garrison served as PwC’s Vice-Chairman and COO from 2006 until 2014. Earlier in his career, Mr. Garrison also led PwC’s U.S. Assurance & Audit Services practice, the Global Risk Management Solutions practice, and served as the Managing Partner of PwC’s Los Angeles and St. Louis practices. Mr. Garrison has experience in strategic planning, operations, finance, audit and accounting, information technology, mergers and acquisitions, human capital, and sales and marketing. Throughout his career, Mr. Garrison has also spent considerable time meeting and working with various regulators, as well as advising numerous boards and audit committees.

About Dr. Shih-Yin Ho

Dr. Yin Ho is a seasoned digital health, software, and pharmaceutical services entrepreneur, executive, and advisor, having spent over 20 years developing products and companies in health information technology, data analytics, and decision support for life sciences. In addition to Veradigm, Dr. Ho also serves on the Board of Directors for Genesis Research, a real-world evidence research company supporting the life sciences industry. She was the Founder and CEO of Context Matters Inc., a global life sciences market access software company, which was acquired by Decision Resources Group in 2017 and later combined with Clarivate PLC in 2020. Dr. Ho was also the Co-Founder of NYC Health Business Leaders, which recently merged into Digital Health New York. Dr. Ho has held leadership positions at Aetion, Medidata, and Pfizer. Dr. Ho began her career as an emergency medicine physician, having received her MD and residency training at Yale. Excited by the rising new industry of electronic/digital health, she transitioned from practicing medicine in mid-1998 to earn her MBA at Harvard Business School. Dr. Ho also has a BA from Brown University. She actively participates in several philanthropic organizations, including serving on the board of PS3’s afterschool program (PS3til6).

About Veradigm

Veradigm is a healthcare technology company that drives value through its unique combination of platforms, data, expertise, connectivity, and scale. The Veradigm Network features a dynamic community of solutions and partners providing advanced insights, technology, and data-driven solutions for the healthcare provider, payer, and biopharma markets.

For more information: https://veradigm.com/

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