Philip D. Allsopp Joins SAIC's Health Care Practice

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from Science Applications International Corporation

    SAN DIEGO, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International
 Corporation (SAIC) today announced that Philip D. Allsopp has joined its
 health care business unit as senior vice president to lead the health payor
 practice.
     Allsopp has more than 25 years of experience in the health care field.
 His expertise lies in the areas of management consulting services, the
 development and deployment of knowledge management solutions, and the design
 and implementation of leading-edge information technologies.
     "Phil has an impressive track record for bringing technology, business and
 thought leadership together to deliver high value products and services to
 senior decision-makers," said SAIC Corporate Executive Vice President John
 Warner.  "His expertise will provide our customers in the payor sector with
 new levels of insight and performance from the combination of business and
 technology that is at the core of SAIC's solutions."
     Prior to joining SAIC, Allsopp served as chief executive officer of Axios
 Data Analysis Systems in Monterey, Calif.  Axios was formed in 1997 as an
 independent company by Blue Shield of California to develop advanced software
 products for generating insight from the analysis of large volumes of claims,
 financial, membership and human resources data.
     Prior to joining Axios in 1999, Allsopp was vice president with A.T.
 Kearney Management Consultants where he provided a wide range of strategy,
 supply-chain and turn-around advice to senior executives and board members of
 major health insurers.
     Between 1992 and 1995, Allsopp served as division vice president of EDS
 Management Consulting Services' health care practice.
     Allsopp received a first class honors degree in architecture from
 England's Kingston University School of Architecture in 1974.  In 1978, he
 completed a master's degree in health services planning at Columbia University
 in New York.
 
     SAIC is the nation's largest employee-owned research and engineering
 company, providing information technology, systems integration and eBusiness
 products and services to commercial and government customers.  SAIC engineers
 and scientists work to solve complex technical problems in telecommunications,
 national security, health care, transportation, energy, the environment and
 financial services.  With annual revenues exceeding $5.5 billion, SAIC and its
 subsidiaries, including Telcordia Technologies, have more than 41,000
 employees at offices in more than 150 cities worldwide.  More information
 about SAIC can be found on the Internet at http://www.saic.com .
     Statements in this announcement other than historical data and information
 constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties.  A
 number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements or
 industry results to be very different from the results, performance or
 achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  Some of
 these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in
 the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended January 31,
 2000.  Due to such uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place
 undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the
 date hereof.
 
 

SOURCE Science Applications International Corporation
    SAN DIEGO, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International
 Corporation (SAIC) today announced that Philip D. Allsopp has joined its
 health care business unit as senior vice president to lead the health payor
 practice.
     Allsopp has more than 25 years of experience in the health care field.
 His expertise lies in the areas of management consulting services, the
 development and deployment of knowledge management solutions, and the design
 and implementation of leading-edge information technologies.
     "Phil has an impressive track record for bringing technology, business and
 thought leadership together to deliver high value products and services to
 senior decision-makers," said SAIC Corporate Executive Vice President John
 Warner.  "His expertise will provide our customers in the payor sector with
 new levels of insight and performance from the combination of business and
 technology that is at the core of SAIC's solutions."
     Prior to joining SAIC, Allsopp served as chief executive officer of Axios
 Data Analysis Systems in Monterey, Calif.  Axios was formed in 1997 as an
 independent company by Blue Shield of California to develop advanced software
 products for generating insight from the analysis of large volumes of claims,
 financial, membership and human resources data.
     Prior to joining Axios in 1999, Allsopp was vice president with A.T.
 Kearney Management Consultants where he provided a wide range of strategy,
 supply-chain and turn-around advice to senior executives and board members of
 major health insurers.
     Between 1992 and 1995, Allsopp served as division vice president of EDS
 Management Consulting Services' health care practice.
     Allsopp received a first class honors degree in architecture from
 England's Kingston University School of Architecture in 1974.  In 1978, he
 completed a master's degree in health services planning at Columbia University
 in New York.
 
     SAIC is the nation's largest employee-owned research and engineering
 company, providing information technology, systems integration and eBusiness
 products and services to commercial and government customers.  SAIC engineers
 and scientists work to solve complex technical problems in telecommunications,
 national security, health care, transportation, energy, the environment and
 financial services.  With annual revenues exceeding $5.5 billion, SAIC and its
 subsidiaries, including Telcordia Technologies, have more than 41,000
 employees at offices in more than 150 cities worldwide.  More information
 about SAIC can be found on the Internet at http://www.saic.com .
     Statements in this announcement other than historical data and information
 constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties.  A
 number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements or
 industry results to be very different from the results, performance or
 achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  Some of
 these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in
 the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended January 31,
 2000.  Due to such uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place
 undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the
 date hereof.
 
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