Murray Aitken

Murray Aitken

Murray Aitken, Executive Director, IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Executive Director, IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics

Murray Aitken is Executive Director of the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics. The Institute, established in 2011, provides policy setters and decision makers in the global health sector with objective, transformational insights into healthcare dynamics derived from granular analysis of information. Murray previously served in other roles at IMS Health, including healthcare insights, corporate strategy, and consulting and services.

Prior to joining IMS in 2001, Murray was a partner at McKinsey & Company where he was based in the New Jersey, Seoul, and Los Angeles offices and served senior management across a broad range of industries.

Murray writes and speaks regularly on the challenges facing the global healthcare industry and prospects for improving patient outcomes, managing costs and maximizing access globally through better use of healthcare information.

Murray received an M.B.A. degree with distinction from Harvard University, and holds a Master of Commerce degree from the University of Auckland in New Zealand.


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