NEWTON, Mass. — McKesson Health Solutions on Thursday announced that Ian Gordon, former president and CEO of Topaz Shared Services, has joined the company's executive team as SVP and general manager for Decision Management. In his new role, Gordon will head Decision Management business and will help lead the evolution of the company's innovative payer-provider collaboration agenda and technologies.
"Ian brings to our team a customer-centric view and 21 years of senior experience as a top payer market executive," stated Emad Rizk, president of McKesson Health Solutions. "His decision management and industry expertise are unparalleled and will be crucial as we operationalize new collaborative technologies, such as coverage decision management, with clients across the payer and provider spectrum," he said. "Ian's understanding of the challenges ahead will help us take our point-of-care decision support tools to the next level of market adoption, penetration, acceptance and capability."
Gordon will be replacing Matthew Zubiller, who has been promoted to VP strategy and corporate development.
Prior to his tenure at Topaz Shared Services, Gordon served as COO of BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina and president and COO of Meritain Health. He has also held senior leadership positions at Concentra Preferred Systems, UnitedHealthcare and Aetna.