Dean Sawyer, MBA – Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Board of Directors
Dean Sawyer is a serial entrepreneur, healthcare executive and start-up advisor known for commercializing new, innovative healthcare information technologies in the areas of pharmaceutical eMarketing, electronic health records, remote patient monitoring and big data analytics.
Dean is Co-Founder and CEO of Sentrian, the world’s first remote patient intelligence platform leveraging the revolution in biosensors and machine learning with the goal to eliminate all preventable hospitalization. Dean is a Partner at Frost Data Capital, which is transforming the venture capital and incubator model for big data start-ups. Dean also serves as an advisor to Singularity University Labs where he helps startup teams develop successful healthcare business models, raise capital, build healthy leadership teams and execute the lean startup methodology. Previous to leading Sentrian, Dean served as Senior Vice President of Allscripts where he played a pivotal role in growing revenue from zero to more than $180M over six years. Dean was also the Chief Business Development Officer at Physicians Interactive (acquired by Merck) where he helped grow the company from $1M to $32M in revenue over four years. Dean was among the founding executive team at Lathian Health, where he co-authored the business plan that won $5 million in the world’s largest business plan contest.
Dean is a graduate of the inaugural Exponential Medicine Executive Program at Singularity University, earned an MBA from Pepperdine University and a BS in Marketing from the University of the Pacific.