Steven Russell, formerly senior vice president of corporate development at Quantros, has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as senior vice president for sales and strategic accounts at its health business unit.
The company said Monday Russell will lead the sales and account management units and oversee business development, client relations and revenue generation.
“With more than 20 years of executive sales leadership across the healthcare industry, Steven brings significant experience and knowledge of the health IT market, ” said Steve Comber, president of Leidos’ health group.
At Quantros, Russell was in charge of patient safety, analytics and quality management products and the company’s product strategy, consulting services and strategic partnerships.
He has also previously worked at healthcare firms Cerner, HealthScribe and Quadramed
Russell is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Digital Pathology Association, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society and the Northern Virginia Technology Council.