Russ is a Principal at StarBridge Advisors, LLC and President & CEO of Rudish Health Solutions, LLC, a healthcare consulting firm with specific expertise in Strategy, M&A, IT and Operational Excellence. The firm also provides executive search and interim management, and assists small and mid-cap companies with strategy, financing, sales and marketing.
Russ is also a principal in Healthcare IT Leaders which provides IT staff augmentation services. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors of Craneware, Inc., a healthcare company on the London Stock Exchange, and sits on the Advisory Board of Gryphon Investors, a San Francisco-based private equity firm, where he focuses on healthcare acquisitions.
Russ has more than 30 years of experience serving the healthcare industry and has deep and enduring relationships with major healthcare organizations both in the United States and abroad.
Through May 2014, Russ was Vice Chairman and US and Global Healthcare Leader for Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, the largest healthcare professional services firm in the world.
Before joining Deloitte in 2006, Russ was executive vice president of Eclipsys Corporation, a healthcare clinical and financial software vendor. Prior to that, Russ was at Cap Gemini Ernst & Young and its predecessor firm Ernst & Young, LLC, where he was a CPA and audit partner for almost 20 years and led the Healthcare Practice in the US and Europe.
Russ is a graduate of St. John’s University in New York, NY, and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management Executive Program. He has homes in New York, New Jersey, and South Florida.