Bill Swavely

Managing Director

Bill Swavely, Managing Director, brings 25+ years of technology and operations expertise. His leadership spans CIO, CTO, and Chief Innovation Officer roles across diverse life-science domains, including CROs, research site networks, digital health platforms, virtual primary care and provider networks, health insurance, medical device companies, and core labs. As an entrepreneur, Bill managed a boutique consulting practice, serving hospital systems, contact/call centers, major telephone networks, public/government clients, and entertainment industries.

Most recently, Bill served as CIO for EmVenio Research where he orchestrated a greenfield technology stack, cloud strategy, and eClinical app acquisition (CTMS, eISF, eSource, eConsent, participant payments) while ensuring HITRUST and GDPR compliance. Prior to his tenure at EmVenio, Bill was the CTO for AkosMD/Apricus Health where he led bespoke software development for a Critical Care/Remote Patient Management Virtual Primary Care business that leveraged AI Health Bots, RPA, AI/ML medical coding and HEDIS scoring, Analytics and BI, HIE data acquisition with HL7 to FHIR interoperability conversion, and mobile application development. Bill was the CIO of Pharm-Olam (now Allucent) where he drove Digital Transformation through CRO eClinical system acquisitions (CTMS, eTMF, PVG, EDC, eCOA/ePRO, RBQMS, eQMS) and NIST/FISMA compliance to support federal contracts.

Prior to these roles Bill was the Chief Innovation Officer of InfoBionic and CIO of Cardionet/BioTelemetry leading technology for two cellular-based, cardiac connected health companies. Bill was also the CTO for Blue Cross of NE PA, and CIO/CTO for VIASYS Healthcare. Bill has also provided a wide range of consulting and advisory services including technology due diligence for Private Equity, Contact Center and UCaaS systems and processes, Agile SDLC, as well as data governance, cybersecurity, and HIPAA/GDPR/Data Privacy audits and remediations.

Bill holds an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Clarkson University.

Areas of Focus

eClinical Systems Strategy, Acquisition, Integration, and Compliance
AI, RPA, Generative AI and LLM Governance and Guidance
Digital Health, Connected Devices, Remote Patient Management, and Telehealth Technical Strategy and Leadership