Sid Kosaraju joins TELUS Health as president
February 15, 2023
VANCOUVER – TELUS announced that Sudhakar (Sid) Kosaraju (pictured) is joining the organization as president, TELUS Health. A global well-being leader, TELUS Health serves clients and individuals in more than 160 countries, delivering both digital innovation and clinical services in primary and preventative care. Reporting to Darren Entwistle, Mr. Kosaraju will be based in Montreal.
“I am very pleased to welcome Sid as a vital member of our TELUS Executive Leadership Team,” said Darren Entwistle, president and CEO, TELUS. “With more than 20 years of global experience leading organizations with a focus on innovative healthcare technology and services, Sid is exceedingly well-positioned to lead the ongoing evolution of TELUS Health.”
Mr. Kosaraju has been at the forefront of healthcare innovation, creating and growing organizations within the health technology and services industry, and driving positive results for stakeholders on a global basis. He joins TELUS most recently from Change Healthcare, where he was senior vice-president and general manager, Clinical Decision Support, with a mandate to drive substantial strategic growth opportunities for the organization.
“I’m proud to be joining TELUS Health at such a pivotal time when we are on track to becoming the most trusted well-being company in the world,” said Mr. Kosaraju. “I’m inspired by TELUS Health’s commitment to leveraging its world-leading technology, products, clinical services and passionate team members to revolutionize access to care and drive remarkable health experiences.”
Mr. Kosaraju has demonstrated a talent for establishing business partnerships, including alliances with health organizations in Europe; overseeing large-scale mergers and acquisitions; and helping to scale innovative start-ups, including a digital health company that underwent an initial public offering on the NASDAQ.
Mr. Kosaraju, together with TELUS Health’s skilled and accomplished leadership team, will guide TELUS Health into the future advancing the company’s mission and improving health wellbeing, mental health and preventative care outcomes for people around the world.
About TELUS Health
TELUS Health is a global healthcare leader serving people in more than 160 countries delivering both digital innovation and clinical services to improve total physical, mental and financial health and wellbeing across the full spectrum of primary and preventative care. By leveraging the power of technology to deliver connected solutions and services both in-person and virtually, TELUS Health is improving access to care and revolutionizing the flow of information while facilitating collaboration, efficiency, and productivity for physicians, pharmacists, health authorities, allied healthcare professionals, insurers, employers and people globally, progressing its vision of transforming healthcare and empowering people to live healthier lives. For more information please visit www.telushealth.com.