About Paul Lopez
Paul Lopez is a 20+ year technology veteran whose career has spanned multiple disciplines such as IT consulting services, enterprise technologies, product management, software development, global marketing & PR, business development and service operations. His industry experience includes IT services, telecommunications, semiconductor devices, consumer portal applications, voice & data networking, web & social media, healthcare & biometric technologies, application development and all things wireless. Paul Lopez is VP, Healthcare IT Application Services at UnitedHealth Group, a Fortune 25 company. In his role, he is responsible for a portfolio of Health & Wellness applications serving over 60 million consumers and Fortune 500 enterprise accounts. Paul oversees a global operation of on-shore & off-shore technical resources, software quality management, platform stability, customization, production support, release management and related ITIL support processes. Focus area includes commercializing Big Data analytics, Cloud, Mobility & Biometric healthcare technologies in key growth areas.
Prior to UnitedHealth Group, Paul was Vice President of IT Services & Operations for NEC Corporation of America, where he led a national organization of IT consultants, architects, developers, project managers, engineers and support personnel that served enterprise and public sector client accounts. He has held senior management positions at T-Mobile USA, Nortel Networks, IBM, AMD and National Semiconductor where he was instrumental in bringing innovative products and services to market. Paul holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and has completed MBA coursework at SMU and the Wharton School. He has served as an active member of IEEE including several standards committees related to computer networking and wireless technologies.
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