Tony Black

Tony is a Healthcare/Life Sciences Technical Leader for Kyndryl Inc. As a professional with close to 30 years of technical expertise, sales, and management experience, he has created, managed, and sold many innovative solutions to clients.  Tony is particularly strong in Application infrastructure and architecture, as he has spent a large part of his career in the Application performance, management, and monitoring space.

At Kyndryl, Tony works with healthcare payers, providers, pharmaceuticals, and partners to create solutions which address the business needs and challenges of the clients.  Additionally, he is the global leader for the Technical Specialist profession which includes those individuals responsible for IT infrastructure solution construction, implementation, systems integration, and management. He is also a global co-leader for the Healthcare/Life Sciences Guild.

Prior to his role at Kyndryl, Tony was at IBM and CA Technologies. At IBM, he was a Healthcare/Life Sciences Technical leader.  Additionally, he became a Sr. Inventor via his work on patents and was a member of the IBM Industry Academy as a healthcare leader, and a member of the IBM Academy of Technology via his technical leadership.

At CA Technologies, Tony was a VP of Technical Sales, leading an organization of 100+ technical consultants to support the sales and growth of the Service Assurance business.  He also led Healthcare & Retail verticals and was responsible for creating go to market strategies.

Tony is a HIMSS Fellow and holds multiple Healthcare credentials and Board positions. He holds multiple certifications from The Open Group in TOGAF®, OpenCA, OpenCTS, IT4IT™ and DPBoK™ and multiple other technical certifications. He has an MBA in Strategic Leadership and a BS degree in Computer Science and Information Systems.

Lastly, Tony has been and continues to be an evangelist for cultural, corporate and industry transformation.

Job Title: 
Healthcare/Life Sciences, Technical Leader for Kyndryl Inc.
Board: 
Directors
The Open Group Platinum Members
dxc
fujitsu
huawei
ibm
intel
microfocus
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