Charles Koontz

Charles Koontz

President & CEO / Chief Digital Officer

GE Healthcare IT / GE Healthcare

Biography

Charles Koontz is President and CEO, GE Healthcare IT, and GE Healthcare Chief Digital Officer (CDO), advancing the company as the world’s digital industrial leader. GE Healthcare develops software-enabled solutions for integrated care. These solutions combine software, consulting services and support to create actionable insights, enabling better clinical and financial outcomes across healthcare systems. Charles joined GE in 2016 with 30 years of experience in healthcare, IT solutions and technology innovation. Previously, Charles was Executive Vice President of the Federal Civilian Agencies Group at Computer Sciences Corp (CSC). At CSC, he moved the healthcare industry to next generation IT, mobile and cloud technology, and applying real-time analytics to measure clinical and performance outcomes. Prior to this, he led commercial healthcare at Booz Hamilton, creating a health analytics business working with Fortune 500 healthcare companie s and leading health systems. He’s held global leadership roles with SAIC, Capgemini and Ernst & Young.