Steven Russell, formerly senior vice president ofÂ corporate development at Quantros, has joinedÂ Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as senior vice president for salesÂ and strategic accounts at its health business unit.
The company said MondayÂ Russell willÂ lead the sales and account management unitsÂ 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, ” saidÂ 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 firmsÂ Cerner, HealthScribe and Quadramed
RussellÂ is a member of theÂ American College of Healthcare Executives, Digital Pathology Association, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society and the Northern Virginia Technology Council.