David Frankenfield Appointed as Chief Data Officer

Chief Data Officer, Amplify Health

Amplify Health Asia Pte Limited (Amplify Health), the pan-Asian integrated  health technology solutions joint venture between AIA Group Limited and Discovery Limited, today  announced the appointment of David Frankenfield to the role of Chief Data and Analytics Officer. David  will be based in Singapore and will join Amplify Health’s Executive Committee, reporting to the Chief  Executive Officer, Dr Axel Baur.  

An accomplished leader, David joins Amplify Health from Optum, part of UnitedHealth Group, where he  was most recently Vice President, Enterprise Data and Analytics, building and leading 3,300 data,  technology, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) professionals and assembling one of  the largest analytics teams in healthcare. David brings 20 years of experience in improving healthcare  delivery through innovation, building out organisations and technologies across multiple geographies  including the US, Europe and Asia. David holds a Masters in Industrial Engineering from Purdue  University and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering from SUNY Buffalo in the  US. 

David will use his experience to oversee the scaling of Amplify Health’s integrated data and analytics  solutions throughout Asia as the company accelerates the rollout of its strategy to lead in the provision  of integrated health technology solutions. David will lead Amplify Health’s expanding team of highly  skilled data and AI professionals and the development of a state of the art ‘Data and Analytics as a  Service’ propositions to deliver better individual consumer and patient outcomes. 

“It is a great pleasure to welcome David to Amplify Health. He has established a strong track record as a  leader in fast-growing organisations who has built and commercialised value-based healthcare solutions that  deliver great value for clients. We look forward to his contributions as we focus on the build-out of our  integrated health solutions in close collaboration with AIA and other healthcare providers in the region,” said  Axel Baur, Chief Executive Officer of Amplify Health. “His entrepreneurial spirit will enable him to make  valuable contributions as we focus on realising the tremendous opportunity that Asia presents us with.”  “There has never been a more exciting time to join an organisation like Amplify Health, with its bold ambition  of transforming the delivery of healthcare in a region that can benefit greatly from novel solutions,” said  David Frankenfield, Chief Data and Analytics Officer of Amplify Health. “Having previously built teams in  Asia, I’m looking forward to applying my knowledge, experience, and creativity to solve for the complex  challenges facing patients, payors, and providers in the region, at a truly innovative and solutions-led  organisation. I look forward to working with an outstanding team to create a positive impact for all.