CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beth Altman has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. A former executive at accounting firm KPMG LLP, Altman has more than 25 years of experience in accounting, finance, management, business development, strategic planning and corporate governance. Most recently and until her retirement in 2019, Altman led a team of more than 260 to provide assurance, tax and advisory services to public and private companies spanning all industry sectors. She will serve as a member of the Audit Committee of the Board.
“Beth Altman brings a wealth of knowledge and leadership experience that will strengthen our Board and enable us to continue to effectively serve Allscripts stakeholders,” said Chairman of the Board Michael Klayko. “Beth’s vast expertise will bring energy and bolster our Board—I look forward to the insights she will provide working alongside her fellow directors and company leadership, especially as a member of the Audit Committee.”
At KPMG LLP, Altman served as the lead audit partner for several global clients in the public and private markets, predominantly in the life sciences, consumer markets and technology sectors. Since October 2019, she has served on the Board of Directors and on the Audit Committee of CV Sciences, Inc. Ms. Altman also served as a Board member of the Corporate Directors Forum, a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization focused on helping Directors build more effective boards through continuous learning and peer networking.
Altman also held a leadership position in the San Diego Chapter of Women Corporate Directors, the world’s largest membership organization and community of today’s preeminent women leaders in business.
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