American Well, creator of an online care system, has named James Malone as executive vice president (EVP) and chief financial officer (CFO), effective 13 September 2010. Malone will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s financial strategy, and all finance and accounting functions.
Malone has more than 35 years of financial leadership experience, having held the CFO position at several global healthcare companies. Prior to American Well, Malone was the CFO at Misys, a global software and solutions company. Before that, he was CFO at The TriZetto Group, a leader in information technology for the health insurance payer community, while it was publicly traded on the Nasdaq. Prior to TriZetto, he was CFO and CAO at IMS Health, a leading healthcare and pharmaceutical information provider, while it was publicly traded on the NYSE.
A certified public accountant (CPA), Malone received a BS degree in accounting from St Francis College and attended Pace University for graduate work in tax.
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