LOS ANGELES, Aug. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- h2 Wellness, a cloud-based, digital health and engagement company, today announced the expansion of the company's board of directors with the addition of Russ Nash, formerly global managing director of Accenture's healthcare business and a partner and core leader in the healthcare practice of McKinsey & Company.
Nash brings a wealth of pertinent experience to h2, working with the world's leading health companies to deliver more effective care and higher quality and sustainable health outcomes. He is currently an investor, director and advisor to several emerging, innovative companies in the digital health, wellness and healthcare segments.
Nash had a 12-year career at Accenture, where he served as managing director of the U.S. Health Payer Client Group, among other senior management positions. He also was a partner in the healthcare and insurance practices of global consulting firm McKinsey.
"At a time when healthcare is transforming based on consumer-driven demands, proven digital health solutions are an incredibly important part of the transformation," Nash said. "I believe h2 has the technology and approach to empower organizations with effective digital engagement strategies that will help make people healthier, while improving key business performance. I look forward to my role with h2 as it expands its leadership position in consumer engagement and sustainable health improvement."
"We are extremely excited to have Russ Nash join our team," said Hooman Fakki, co-founder and CEO of h2 Wellness. "Our shared vision and active dedication to positively impact the health of millions was a key factor in offering Russ an appointment to our board, as we drive h2's commercial expansion strategy with leading organizations in the healthcare, fitness, and wellness markets, and embark upon the next stage of our corporate growth and development."
About h2 Wellness
Founded in 2005, h2 Wellness is a cloud-based, digital engagement company that allows health and wellness brands worldwide to improve the lives of their customers and increase customer satisfaction, retention and revenues. Its platform helps clients provide their customers with attractive, innovative digital strategies in a cost-effective, timely manner, eliminating the risk of software development and ongoing maintenance. h2's platform is used by millions of consumers in 15 countries and nine languages, as offered by leading companies in the healthcare, wellness, fitness, weight loss, direct selling and corporate health markets. For more information, visit www.h2wellness.com.
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