Brian Gambs

EVP, Chief Technology Officer

Brian Gambs is Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for R1. He has a passion for healthcare tech and deep experience growing a global healthcare technology organization.

Before coming to R1 in 2022, he served as Chief Technology Officer at Bright Health. There he led the technology team and was responsible for all IT functions, including the cloud-based data platform and product development. Brian also served as Vice President of Engineering at Athenahealth, managing the development of consumer-facing and mobile applications as well as software used by entities throughout the healthcare ecosystem. He was a co-founder and CTO of two start-up companies, including Patient IO, an innovative healthcare technology company acquired by Athenahealth in 2016.