Startupbootcamp HealthXL Mentor
Albert Santalo is a successful entrepreneur with experience in high growth, venture-backed technology companies. Santalo recently launched CareCloud, a company whose core software product is built using open source technology and enables a digital ecosystem for healthcare. Having closed a large round of angel investment and institutional investment from Intel Capital and Norwest Venture Partners, the company is aiming to reshape the way technology is used in healthcare. Previously, Santalo was Chairman and CEO of Avisena, a revenue cycle management company for physicians. As founder of the company, he led the firm from startup to 250 employees and $800 million in clients accounts receivable under management.
Prior to Avisena, Albert worked at the Hackett Group / Answerthink (NASDAQ: HCKT), a management and technology consulting firm, where he served as a director in the IT Transformation and Strategy Practice. During his tenure at Answerthink, he worked with Global 2000 companies, assisting them with business process transformation initiatives. Santalo is the lead inventor and has a U.S. patent pending for Avisena’s Accounts Receivable Management Methodology.
He holds a Master of Business Administration Degree from Florida International University. He is the recipient of the FIU 2004 Charles E. Perry Visionary Award for outstanding Alumni and was inducted to the FIU Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame in 2006.