MUMBAI: Singapore-based technology and services firm AntWorks has strengthened its team by appointing Greg Hackney as Head, Global Healthcare Services. Based in US, Greg will be responsible for driving growth within the US and penetrating new markets globally for the award winning cloud-based Patient Management System of AntWorks.
Commenting on Hackney’s appointment, Asheesh Mehra, Founder and Chief Everything Officer, AntWorks said, “We have achieved strong growth within ten months and are moving forward at a faster pace. Greg brings with him a unique combination of technology prowess and business acumen to AntWorks. He is an inventive and radical thinker who has demonstrated how technology can be leveraged to help businesses become more competitive. His illustrious track record and value system make him an ideal choice to lead the Global Healthcare Services division of AntWorks. With Greg, AntWorks is well placed to chart its way forward boldly. I wish him all the best.”
Hackney joins AntWorks from Medigain LLC, where he was the Chief executive Officer and Director. At Medigain, Hackney was responsible for increasing the revenue ten-fold while improving net profits to near 20% within a span of 5 years. During his tenure, Hackney build a 700 member team in three countries while helping Medigain to successfully acquire 5 companies.
Commenting about his appointment, Hackney said, “I am thrilled to join AntWorks which in a very short span of time has made its mark in the extremely competitive healthcare marketplace. We, at AntWorks, have a unique opportunity to deliver breakthrough solutions that will bring greater value to our clients, employees, investors and other stakeholders. I am grateful to Asheesh and Govind for this opportunity and look forward to growing the Global healthcare practice rapidly.”
In his 20 years career in the area of healthcare software and services, Hackney has been instrumental in the acquisition of 14 different healthcare companies focused in service and software. Prior to Medigain, Hackney worked as partner with a healthcare market focused private equity group Kiron Investment Fund LLC. At Kiron, Hackney led and completed marketing, diligence and legal process of investments in 6 companies. Hackney has helped the high-growth companies in raising over $100M in private equity and debt.
Hackney holds a BBA degree in Information Systems from University of Texas at Austin and currently lives in Dallas, Texas.
Mehra has over 18 years of cross-industry, global outsourcing experience, and has served at Infosys where he was instrumental in the success of Infosys BPO. Under Mehra’s leadership Infosys BPO spread its footprints across Asia Pacific, Japan and Middle East, through both organic and acquisitive routes. He managed the business across the region with 2 delivery centers in the Philippines and 3 in China.