March 21, 2019 (ATLANTA) – Management consulting firm North Highland is pleased to announce that Amy Andersen will join the firm as vice president and will be based in the firm’s San Francisco office. As vice president, Andersen will lead the firm’s healthcare industry expertise. Her focus will be helping clients adapt and innovate, while navigating the changing healthcare landscape and developing strategies to drive value, quality, access and efficiency.
“Amy is a skilled healthcare leader with experience advising high growth health and global technology companies,” said John Norkus, managing director. “She is an industry thought-leader and subject matter expert that motivates teams to build partnerships and execute strategic growth.”
Andersen was the founder of Andersen Health Advisors, where she served as a principal advisor to Stanford University’s Clinical Excellence Research Center. She previously held executive and leadership positions with IBM, Philips Healthcare, Booz Allen Hamilton and Kaiser Permanente. Andersen began her career in healthcare policy and regulatory affairs in Washington, D.C., with specific focus on Medicaid and Medicare, health information security and quality and performance improvement.
Andersen is an advisory board member of Lightning Bolt Solutions and a board member of Mount Holyoke College Alumnae Association. Outside of work, she is an avid hiker, equestrian and youth mentor.
Andersen is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and holds a master’s degree from the University of Essex.