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Brad Tagg

Chief Information Officer at WRSHealth

Greater New York Area, United States

Senior technology executive and industry leader with deep experience in developing world class technology products and transformational enterprise architectures.
Currently at Gartner, where I lead clients through digital mesh development. I apply my Innovation and Enterprise Architecture experience in the financial services, life sciences and healthcare industries.
At Unisys, I led the Portfolio & Technology Strategy. I developed the technology and services portfolio architecture to provide clients with new technology capabilities driven by disruptive trends in Digital Business resulting in growth strategies presented to the board.
While a strategist at Microsoft, I worked with industry CIO's and CTO's focusing on enterprise strategy and strategic IT Architecture.
While Chief Technology Officer at IBM Global Technology Services, I developed industry recognized cloud, managed services and optimized systems (appliance) based architectures for services offerings. I was appointed an IBM Distinguished Engineer and Technical Director and recognized as one of the top 400 technical leaders in the 180,000+ IBM technical community. I am an expert in M&A technical leadership and led the technical acquisition strategy for over $3B in acquisitions. I am an Open Group Master Certified Architect and enjoy mentoring developing innovators and architects.
I am an expert at intellectual property capture and created and led the IBM services patent team. I hold numerous patents and have published in both of IBM's premier technical journals, the Systems Journal and the Journal of R&D.
Specialties: Directing technology teams, Cloud based architectures and computing, IaaS/SaaS/PaaS Enterprise/Application Architecture Development and Roadmap development,Business Capability Modeling, SOA, IT Infrastructure road maps, Innovation leadership, Order to Cash architectures, Intellectual Property (patent) development and enforcement, technical resource development and mentoring.

Available For: Authoring, Consulting, Influencing, Speaking
Travels From: Greater New York Area

Brad Tagg Points
Academic 0
Author 0
Influencer 11
Speaker 0
Entrepreneur 40
Total 51

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Company Information

Company Type: Company

Areas of Expertise

HealthTech 33.11
Management 30.51
Leadership 30.27
Digital Transformation 30.26
FinTech 30.73

Industry Experience


2 Executives
Chief Information Officer
January 01, 2021
CIO\CTO at WRSHealth, a SaaS based Healthcare product and services company providing medical practice management and EHR software.

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Tags: HealthTech, Management, Leadership

Chief Technology Officer - Healthcare & Finserv Industries | Microsoft Services CTO Office
Microsoft Corporation
January 04, 2010
Financial Services industry CTO where I leveraged my expertise as a product CTO at startups and IBM to lead CIO's and CTO's of Microsoft's largest clients on Enterprise Strategy and Architecture around Cloud (Azure), Streaming architectures, DevOps, Microservices and Machine Learning.
Expanded and built out the Microsoft enterprise services business for strategic Microsoft clients while leveraging my skills in operating at the intersection of business and technology. I led clients with a focus on leveraging Cloud (Azure,IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, FaaS) technologies to reach higher degrees of business agility and transformation. I used my experience in building Enterprise Architecture (EA) programs with clients, assessing their EA maturity and assisting clients in developing solution architects into enterprise architects. I led by leveraging TOGAF V9, Archimate and ITIL across all aspects of IT transformation, including MDM, CRM, ERP and client facing self-service. In this role I'm driving future cloud product requirements with real-life scenarios from international businesses searching to leverage cloud technologies while conforming to government, risk and compliance (GRC) agendas.

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Tags: FinTech, HealthTech

1 Founder
CTO Leader, LLC
CTO Leader, LLC
January 01, 2018
Hands-On retained CTO\EA Leader engaged with cross industry clients in the development, planning and implementation of emerging technology strategies, roadmaps and architectures.

Leading digital transformation leveraging:
- Cloud (public\private\hybrid): for cost savings, agility and new business model attainment resulting in achieving metrics around lower infrastructure costs and reduced development\release latency (DevOps) while supporting know your customer initiatives and introducing new business models for the sharing economy
- Blockchain\Distributed Ledger\Smart Contracts: for business model disruption resulting in goal achievement for transactional and process cost reductions (dis-intermediation) while supporting innovation pipeline development
- AI Strategy and Exploitation\Machine Learning Application\AI Bias Governance: resulting in process efficiencies and richer customer engagement while staying within ethical boundaries

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Tags: Digital Transformation, HealthTech

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