ROSEMONT, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Northridge Group, a Rosemont, IL-based leading management consulting firm, has elected Ken Fishman, former managing director in the health and public service practice at Accenture, to its Board of Directors.
“We are very excited to welcome Ken to The Northridge Group’s Board,” says CEO, Therese K. Fauerbach. “Ken brings decades of leadership experience in key consulting roles, as well as significant healthcare expertise. His background will serve us greatly as our firm continues to grow in key industries, particularly healthcare.”
Ken Fishman, most recently managing director in the health and public service practice at Accenture, brings more than 30 years of experience in strategy, cost reduction, operations improvement, technology, and large-scale change initiatives within large health insurance companies, provider organizations, and banks. During his career at Accenture, Mr. Fishman held a number of leadership positions including managing the health management consulting practice in North America and serving as the account lead for one of Accenture’s largest health clients. Mr. Fishman serves on the Board of the Josselyn Center and is a member of the Northern Michigan Angels (NMA). He is also a mentor at MATTER, a Chicago-based healthcare startup incubator. Mr. Fishman earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematical science from Johns Hopkins University and a master’s in business administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
“Ken brings a wealth of relevant industry experience that can be broadly leveraged to support Northridge’s strategic growth initiatives,” says Daren Moore, president of The Northridge Group. “His significant leadership experience and keen strategic insights will help ensure we continue to deliver meaningful, measurable, and relevant outcomes to our employees and clients.”
Mr. Fishman joins The Northridge Group’s existing Board of Directors which includes Harold E. D’Orazio, founder of Decision Vectors, Inc.; Kathryn M. Sullivan, former chief executive officer of employer and individual, local markets at UnitedHealthcare; Ann E. Ziegler, former senior vice president and chief financial officer at CDW; and Therese K. Fauerbach, co-founder and CEO of The Northridge Group, Inc.
The Northridge Group is a premier management consulting firm, specializing in customer experience, quality monitoring and customer analytics solutions, as well as operational excellence initiatives. The firm serves Fortune 200 clients in the healthcare, telecom, financial services, travel and transportation industries, as well as key government agencies. For more information on The Northridge Group and its service offerings, please visit www.northridgegroup.com.