BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HighRoads®, the industry leader in plan management and benefits compliance, today announced that Cathy Chiang has joined the company as senior vice president of payer strategy. An accomplished IT executive, Chiang will take a leadership role as the company continues to grow and expand its SaaS-based products.
Chiang joins HighRoads from Pegasystems, where she was a senior director of Healthcare Solutions Development & Consulting. She is an expert in the development, sales and support of enterprise health care solutions. In her 17 years with Pegasystems, Chiang held roles of director of enablement, director of North America sales consulting, solution consultant, solution engineer and frameworks business architect.
“Cathy excels at leading cross-disciplinary teams to build and deliver market-leading solutions that provide a superior client experience,” said Michael Byers, CEO and president at HighRoads. “As we continue to innovate and expand our product offerings, we know Cathy will make an immediate contribution to how we streamline product and plan management for payers.”
Chiang’s hiring comes as HighRoads prepares to showcase its enterprise product and plan management solution at Dreamforce ’14 in San Francisco Oct. 13-16. HighRoads’ newly released sales enablement features help payers increase speed to market through self-service plan configuration, push-button document generation and compliant distribution capabilities.
“HighRoads has been an early leader in product and plan management and I’m excited about building on the company vision to shift payers from static document management to dynamic data management,” said Chiang. “I’m thrilled to be joining HighRoads at such a pivotal time for the company and the industry.”
Prior to Pegasystems, Chiang worked at Fidelity Investments. Chiang has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and a B.A. in Organizational Communications from Purdue University.
With more than 15 years’ experience in the benefits market, HighRoads is the industry leader in plan management and benefits compliance. Its patented SaaS-based technology streamlines dynamic data management, optimizes workflow and ensures regulatory compliance. For more information, visit HighRoads.com, become a fan on Facebook, a follower on Twitter (@HighRoadsHR), or read the Compliance Connection blog.