Sun. Apr 21st, 2024

José Luis Ruiz has been appointed as the new CIO of Sanitas and Bupa Europe & LatinAmerica, a company in which until now he had served as Director of Architecture and IT Development. Ruiz joined the company two years ago. During this time, he has promoted, among others, various company transformation projects such as the modernization and migration to the cloud of the firm’s core insurance company, digital transformation projects or the internalization of the BluaU platform for the Bupa Europe & Latin America countries. Until joining the company, Ruiz had extensive experience in different IT areas in companies such as Unicaja, Axa or Indra, among others. The manager, who will become part of the Management Committee of Sanitas and Bupa Europe and Latin America, is a Telecommunications Engineer from the Polytechnic University of Madrid, a PhD in Telecommunications Engineering and BANESTO Award for the best doctoral thesis with application to banking awarded by the College of Telecommunications Engineering.

Until joining Sanitas, Ruiz had extensive experience in different IT areas in companies such as Unicaja, Axa or Indra.

In his new position, José Luis will lead the Technology team so that the skills, knowledge and technological solutions are at the service of the different businesses of Sanitas and Bupa Europe & Latin America. José Luis Ruiz replaces Susana Quintanilla who will lead the management of Sanitas and Bupa Peru’s own medical centers and hospitals. Both appointments will take effect on April 1, 2023.

By Alvaro Rivers

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