Leigh Anderson is the chief information officer (CIO) for Premier Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company. A respected healthcare strategist with more than 20 years of informatics experience, Anderson has proven expertise in both corporate and provider settings.
As CIO, Anderson is responsible for developing and deploying a scalable technology infrastructure which leverages Premier’s platforms, and driving growth through Premier’s real-time, end-to-end supply chain, specialty pharmacy and population health management platforms.
Anderson joined Premier in 2013 as the chief operating officer for information and technology services where he ran the day-to-day operations of the informatics business. Anderson’s career has included lead informatics roles at Hospital Corporation of America, Health Trust, Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) and AT&T.
A graduate of Hofstra University with a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering, Anderson earned his master’s degree in business administration from Wake Forest University. In addition, he has served on the U.S. governing board of GS1, an international supply chain standards body with over a million member companies