Lynn Richard is Vice President and Chief Alliances Officer for GE Healthcare, headquartered in Chicago Il. GE Healthcare, an $18b, global, healthcare device and healthcare digital leader, provides solutions in medical imaging, clinical care, patient monitoring and a wide array of clinical workflow and digital solutions including the Edison analytics platform. Lynn is responsible for strategy, design, and execution with strategic alliances and other partners, including both technology and pharmaceutical alliances. Before joining GE Healthcare, Lynn held alliance leadership roles in Unisys Corporation and prior to that role held several leadership roles in sales, consulting, marketing, and alliances at IBM. Lynn has baccalaureate and MBA degrees from Murray State University and a banking/finance degree from the University of Colorado. Lynn serves on the board of directors of the Association of Strategic Alliances Professionals, the global professional association supporting the strategic alliances function and profession. Lynn and his wife, Kelli, reside in Evansville, IN.