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Chris O’Brien

President and Chief Operating Officer

Chris O'Brien is the Chief Operating Officer of DRG. Prior to joining DRG, he was the founder of Linchpin Partnerships where he advised companies on partnerships, strategy and acquisitions.

Before that, Chris spent 9 years at The Kessler Group, the leader in affinity marketing, business development and partnerships. While at KG, Chris served as COO and also led the firm’s Partnerships Solutions practice, developed new clients, managed workouts and led government relations activity.

Earlier in his career, Chris worked for the Smithsonian Institution where he was President for Travel and Affinity Products, and before that at EF Education, where he managed a variety of businesses in the U.S., Europe and Latin America.

He is a member of the board of the Trinity Boston Foundation and a past member of its Executive Committee. Chris holds an MBA from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College and a B.A. magna cum laude from Middlebury College.

Management Team

Carol Barry

Senior Vice President Provider Solutions & Global Customer Experience

Brian Corvino

SVP, Managing Partner DRG Consulting

Danielle Drayton

Executive Vice President of Insights Products and Solutions

Jeff Forringer

Senior Vice President

Jeanne Gray

Executive Vice President, People Operations & Engagement

Thomas Halliday

Executive Vice President and Global Head of Sales

Peter Hempshall

Senior Vice President, Global Access

Sven Junkergård

Chief Technology Officer

Ken Lambe

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Tim Lyden

Senior Vice President of Operations, Analytics

Ken McLaren

EVP and Global Head of Operations Excellence

Swati Rao

Vice President, Corporate Development

Meredith Ressi

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Jennifer Runnalls

Senior Vice President, Medtech Solutions

Jon Sandler

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Paul Sharaf

Senior Vice President, Market Access Solutions, US

Davis Walp

Chief Strategy Officer

Michael Weiss

Executive Vice President and General Counsel