Tuesday September 22, 2015 0 comments
DENVER -- DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading global provider of kidney care services and the leading independent medical group in the U.S., announced it has named Atul Mathur as its executive VP of global operations.
Mathur has served as DaVita’s president of the Asia Pacific region since joining the company in 2011.
“We are excited to have Atul widen his focus on laying a strong foundation for our expanding international operations,” said Kent Thiry, DaVita’s chairman and CEO.
“We also see a significant opportunity to develop high-quality, high-service outpatient care networks in a growing number of geographies.”
“There is significant growth potential not only in kidney care, but also in outpatient services internationally,” added Dennis Kogod, CEO of DaVita HealthCare Partners International.
“Atul is uniquely positioned to expand our high-quality clinical services to meet the increasing need.”
Mathur previously had a 20-year career with American Express, where he was SVP of international strategy, business development and partnerships.
“It is an honor to serve in this expanded role at an exciting time for our organization,” said Mathur. “DaVita HealthCare Partners is bringing better quality of life to more patients in more places, and it is a privilege to be part of this journey.”