Stephen N. Kahane, M.D., M.S.
CEO and President, Real World Data
Dr. Kahane is the CEO and President of the Real World Data business. Previously, Dr. Kahane joined Ciox as Executive Advisor, Client Partnerships . In this role, he worked closely with the CEO and the commercial, product, operations & finance leadership teams to help design, guide, and support the continued transformation of Ciox’s client partnerships.
Dr. Kahane is an operating partner at New Mountain Capital and works directly with their investment team and selected portfolio companies including Remedy Partners, Revint, and Ciox Health. Previously, he served as Executive Vice President and President, Client Organization at athenahealth. During his eight years at athenahealth, the company grew revenues from $250m to over $1.3B and delivered market capitalization expansion from ~$1B to almost $6B. Prior to that, Dr. Kahane was the chairman and chief executive officer of publicly-traded AMICAS, Inc., an image and information management solutions company that quadrupled revenues in four years with dramatic profit and market capitalization increases, culminating in the sale to publicly traded Merge Healthcare in 2009.
Dr. Kahane’s experience also includes roles as the chief executive officer of publicly-traded VitalWorks Inc. (sold to Cerner in 2005) and privately-held Datamedic Holding Corporation (sold to publicly-traded Infocure in 1999). Early in his career, he served as medical director and system development director of information technology at Johns Hopkins Medical Institution. Dr. Kahane serves on the board of numerous technology and tech-enabled services companies in healthcare. Early in his career, he completed his residency and served on the faculty at Johns Hopkins Medical Institution. He also received his M.S. in computer science from Johns Hopkins and his M.D. from Emory University.