Thomas Parakilatu, Associate Vice-President, Analytics Development
As Area Vice President of Analytics Development at Blue Health Intelligence (BHI), Thomas Parakilatu leads the team of developers and business analysts responsible for the design, development, and delivery of custom data solutions for BHI’s external market clients, Blue Cross Plans, and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. Since 2008, Thomas has played an instrumental role in developing a core team of dedicated professionals to fulfill a variety of client needs using industry-standard development processes and methodologies. He has an in-depth knowledge of BHI’s data assets and technology platforms.
Thomas has more than 25 years of experience in the development of data-centric solutions for a variety of industry verticals. Prior to BHI, he was the Applications Development Manager for 10 years at Paradigm Health (formerly Paidos Health Management Systems), a leading multi-disciplinary care-management solutions company. During his tenure, Thomas led the design and implementation of software solutions that automated the company’s clinical operations and management reporting functions. Prior to Paradigm Health, Thomas led technical teams to develop custom solutions for manufacturing, airlines, finance and service industries.
Thomas earned a Master’s degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, and a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Mumbai, India.