JVION Leadership

Driving the Engine that Takes Smart and Makes It Brilliant

When it comes to driving innovation and value, having the right team matters

Jvion's leadership brings a passion for developing the tools and machines that leverage innovation to help providers care for their communities, patients, and organizations.
01 Shantanu Nigam

Shantanu Nigam


Shantanu is a veteran entrepreneur with a passion for Artificial Intelligence and patient wellness. In the late 90s, Shantanu founded an Artificial Intelligence company with the goal of shifting search algorithms from keyword-based to Eigenspace-based and intent driven.

For most of the 2000s, Shantanu served as a leader in Accenture's Healthcare practice and helped drive the firm's healthcare solutions and innovation projects. In his current role, Shantanu leads cognitive machine leader Jvion where he and his team have worked to combine Artificial Intelligence (AI) and patient wellness to deliver an asset that prevents patient suffering. Shantanu earned his Bachelor of Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in India.

02 Chetan Patel

Chetan Patel


Chetan is a career entrepreneur with more than 20 years’ experience operating and managing businesses across the Healthcare, IT, Hospitality, Real Estate, and Retail Industries. As Chief Financial Officer of Jvion, he is responsible for financial planning, accounting, tax, auditing, shared services, procurement, legal, and human resources. Chetan brings a consistent and proven ability to achieve results, reduce risks, and work with personnel across multiple levels within an organization. His leadership drives structure, organization, and operational efficiencies to enable business success and the realization of strategic goals.

Prior to Jvion, Chetan worked in few technology start-ups in the Greater Atlanta Area with successful exits. The companies that Chetan has helped lead have benefitted from his focus on the best interests of the business and are distinguished by their positive market presence and eminence.

03 Ritesh Sharma

Ritesh Sharma


Ritesh Sharma comes with a versatile background of sales and delivery. He has had the opportunity to work in multiple industries including Pharma, Payors, and Providers. Ritesh spent nearly 10 years at Accenture where his focus was on program management, client services, and business development. His reputation in delivery excellence was well known by every client that he worked with, which yielded excellent results for his organization. After Accenture, Ritesh did a series of entrepreneur activities, where he specialized in organically growing small and mid-size organizations and taking them on abnormally high growth curves. This was achieved mainly by his reputation in the market combined with an ability to drive innovation. In his role at Jvion, Ritesh is focused on business development and is tasked with all sales, client services, and account management for the organization.

04 John Showalter

John Showalter, MD, MSIS

Chief Product Officer

Dr. Showalter brings visionary thought leadership on the application of advanced information technology to improving outcomes for patients. His unique education in biomedical engineering, physiology, clinical informatics and internal medicine has allowed him to work at the intersection of those fields to positively impact patient care and health system efficiency. His work has been recognized with cross-industry awards including ComputerWorld's Premiere 100 IT Leaders and health IT awards such as the CHIME Collaboration Award. Dr. Showalter is dedicated to using his passion and knowledge to ensure that Jvion's machine has the maximum positive impact for patients.

05 Edye SIne

Edye Sine, PhD, RN, CMQ/OE, LSSBB

Chief Transformation Officer

Edye Sine has served as a senior healthcare executive in payer, provider and delivery system environments for more than 25 years. Her extensive leadership background includes expertise in quality/operational excellence, clinical effectiveness, system integration, safety science, (HRO/HFE) and community health promotion. Prior to joining Jvion, Edye served as the Senior Vice President, Chief Quality Officer of a regional integrated delivery network. In her role, she provided strategic, executive and operational oversight of the comprehensive quality program across all components of the enterprise. Her areas of direct reporting included customer engagement, community health, quality/accreditation, safety/risk management, care coordination, infection prevention, pharmacy services and clinical decision support. In prior roles, Edye served as the Chief Quality Executive for ACOs, academic, for-profit and non-profit organizations. She has been recognized by the American Hospital Association as well as other quality, governmental and accrediting organizations for improvements in safety and patient care outcomes.

06 Surya Vadlamani

Surya Vadlamani


Surya comes to Jvion with over 12 years of leadership experience in the healthcare consulting space. Before Jvion, he spent a majority of his career as a Senior Manager at Accenture in the Health and Life sciences practice. He was responsible for delivery of several transformational and IT initiatives architecting, developing and delivering complex solutions with large teams in the US and offshore for large Payor and Provider clients. Surya is also Sun Certified Enterprise Architect and possesses unique skills to lead and develop innovative IT solutions to solve real world problems. He is the Architect of Jvion's Bonobo Patient Phenotype Platform, and is responsible for Product Engineering and Client services.

Surya is a very active member of the HIMSS and AHIMA organizations. He earned his Bachelor in Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and a Masters degree in Engineering from Auburn University, Alabama.

07 John Frownfelter

John Frownfelter, MD, FACP

Chief Medical Information Officer

John is an internist and physician executive in Health Information Technology and is currently leading Jvion’s clinical strategy. With over 15 years’ leadership experience he has a broad range of expertise in systems management, care transformation and health information systems. Dr. Frownfelter has held a number of medical and medical informatics leadership positions over nearly two decades, highlighted by his role as Chief Medical Information Officer for Inpatient services at Henry Ford Health System and Chief Medical Information Officer for UnityPoint Health where he led clinical IT strategy and launched the analytics programs. Since 2015, Dr. Frownfelter has been bringing his expertise to healthcare through health IT advising to both industry and health systems. His work with Jvion has enhanced their clinical offering and their implementation effectiveness. Dr. Frownfelter has also held professorships at St. George’s University and Wayne State schools of medicine, and the University of Detroit Mercy Physician Assistant School. Dr. Frownfelter received his MD from Wayne State University School of Medicine.

08 Noel Gartman

Noel Gartman

SVP, Corporate Development

Noel Gartman brings three decades of executive experience building high-growth companies with a specialization in healthcare high tech and Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions. He has served across multiple healthcare segments including provider, payor, and public sector commercialization efforts. Noel is recognized for leading the growth and development of software and AI companies focused on supporting precision medicine in care delivery through the increased accuracy and speed of clinical decision making. Noel has his International MBA from the USC Moore School of Business.