Gautam (G.) leads product strategy, lifecycle management, and customer success for a clinical,
behavioral, care management, and financial healthcare solutions portfolio for Carelon, a health
services brand under Elevance Health.
A veteran digital transformation leader, G. has spearheaded product and business evolution across
multiple regulated industries in the United States, Europe, and Asia for companies including Sprint,
Cisco Jasper, and Apollo Group. An award-winning communicator, he has spoken at conferences
worldwide, advancing new products and services to meet user needs.
Prior to joining Carelon, G. was Change Healthcare’s Vice President of Platform and Marketplace
Strategy. While there, he led product, technology, business transformation, and market advocacy for
the company’s portfolio of provider, patient, and payor financial and care management products.
As an executive-in-residence at the Center for Digital Health Innovation at the University of California,
San Francisco, G. successfully created and commercialized innovative clinical and operational
workflow, patient experience, financial management, and next-generation diagnostic solutions. G. also
served as Vice President of Products at Vocera Communications and as a product management leader
for Cisco’s portfolio of emerging healthcare products.
G. earned an engineering degree from the California Polytechnic State University and the Presidents
and Key Executives Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University. He holds several
patents in areas ranging from advanced data analytics to consumer mobile applications.