Chris Edell

Chris joined CCI in 2018, previously serving healthcare organizations in various leadership capacities, including as: CEO, entrepreneur, Board Advisor and Strategy Consultant.

Prior to joining CCI, he was CEO and Founder of Elevar, an innovation firm connecting emerging digital health startup companies with established healthcare organizations.

From Elevar’s inception, Chris oversaw the firm’s rapid growth to a multi-office organization, serving many of the largest payors, providers and health technology companies in the US.  In addition, Elevar’s startup portfolio has resulted in multiple exits, most recently, InTouch Health Inc.’s acquisition of TruClinic LLC.

Prior to Elevar, Chris held positions as a Strategy Consultant at Booz & Company (now Strategy&) and Monitor Deloitte. He is also an avid endurance athlete, having completed multiple Ironman triathlons.

Chris holds an MPA from Harvard, an MBA from Yale, and a dual BA from the University of California, San Diego.