Board of Directors

Our board includes seasoned leaders from across the healthcare community. Take a glance at the directors and advisors behind Integra.

Andrew Saltoun
Thomas A. Croswell, CLU
Umesh Kurpad

 

Andrew Saltoun

Andrew SaltounAndrew joined Integra Partners in 2011 as President, CEO and board member. Prior to joining Integra, Andrew was the managing partner of Duane Street Capital, a private investment firm. He has also held roles at Vestar Capital Partners and Goldman Sachs, & Co. Andrew has been successfully involved with numerous entrepreneurial growth companies, including Bonobos, New Media Learning, Second Time Around and Axial Markets. Andrew holds a Bachelor’s degree from Emory University and an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business.

 

Thomas A. Croswell, CLU

tomTom joined Tufts Health Plan in 2007 as chief operating officer and was promoted to president and COO in 2013. He assumed the CEO position in January 2016. As the COO, he was responsible for direction and oversight of the company’s three business lines, defining and implementing the company’s strategic plan, and ensuring that Tufts Health Plan maintained its strong culture of quality, innovation and customer service. Tom previously served as senior vice president of medical management and specialty businesses at CIGNA HealthCare. While at CIGNA, he also served as president of its dental, pharmacy and workers’ compensation businesses, and led development of its consumer-directed health care products. Prior to his career at CIGNA, Tom served in senior leadership roles at Prudential Insurance Company, including president of its western region and senior vice president of its individual insurance organization. He is a past member of the board of directors of the National Committee on Quality Assurance and currently serves as chair of the board of directors of the Alzheimer’s Association of Massachusetts and New Hampshire. He is also a member of the board of directors of the Network for Excellence in Health Innovation. Tom completed the Wharton Advanced Management Program at the University of Pennsylvania and earned a B.A. from Syracuse University. He is a chartered life underwriter.

Umesh Kurpad

umeshUmesh is the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Tufts Health Plan. Prior to Tufts Health Plan, Umesh served as chief financial officer of Munich Re Health America, a leading provider of health care risk management solutions. Umesh has also served in senior leadership roles at CIGNA Corporation, including vice president of business development for the Asia/Pacific unit of CIGNA International, assistant vice president of provider and international strategy, and assistant vice president and controller of managed care operations. Mr. Kurpad began his health care career at Kaiser Permanente in California and worked on both financing and delivery of health care. Umesh earned an M.B.A. from the University of Florida and a B.S. in civil engineering from the University of Delhi, India. He completed the certified public accountant exams in California. Umesh currently serves as a board member of Care Well Urgent Care Centers and the Healthcare Financial Management Association, and is a Corporate Council Member on the Environmental League of Massachusetts. He previously served on a number of boards including Lovelace Health Systems, Health Dialog, Cairnstone, iiSi and Sterling Health Plans.