Neil Patel

Executive Vice President, HIMSS
President, Healthbox
Neil is responsible for leading the Healthbox mission to empower the reinvention of healthcare through innovation consulting and fund management services. Neil was named President of Healthbox in 2016 and led the company to an acquisition by HIMSS, the global leader in transforming health through information and technology, in 2018. Prior to joining Healthbox, Neil worked at The Chartis Group, where he developed long-range strategic plans for children's hospitals, integrated delivery networks, and academic medical centers. Neil started his career at Sg2 in a technology evaluation and consulting role, focusing on surgical services, operations, and enterprise strategic planning. Neil holds a BS in Biomedical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University and an MBA with concentrations in finance, healthcare, and entrepreneurship from The Kellogg School of Management.