OneDigital, the nation’s leading strategic advisory firm focused on delivering holistic business strategies that empower businesses and their people, announced the company has hired Vinay Gidwaney as Chief Product Officer.
“I’m excited to play a role in powering innovation at OneDigital and within the industry as a whole to improve the lives of millions of Americans.”
In this new role, Gidwaney will focus on building talent and resources in OneDigital’s technology team to drive digital solutions, agile technology and new products and solutions for OneDigital’s customers and the industry.
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“We’re thrilled to have Vinay on board as a critical member of the team, working to add talent and resources to our strong team of current technology experts and developers,” said Adam Bruckman, CEO of OneDigital. “His vision of creating stability for families through our integrated offerings and driving change through the broker lens will push OneDigital forward in developing products and solutions that better the customer experience.”
Gidwaney is a veteran to the employee benefits and insurance space having founded Maxwell Health, later acquired by Sun Life Financial, a financial services organization offering a wide range of insurance and investment products. Most recently, Gidwaney was the Head of Technology at Boston-based CIC Health, working to scale up operations for COVID-19 testing and mass vaccination sites across Massachusetts. In addition to his role at OneDigital, Gidwaney is also a Board Member at the education and social justice non-profit, Design for Change USA, and sits on the advisory boards of several startups in the insurtech, life sciences and healthcare industries.
“Benefits brokers are the right channel to enact real, transformative change in the industry given their central role in the ecosystem, connecting with carriers, employers and, most importantly, employees and their families. OneDigital is in a unique position to create the large-scale buy-in that’s needed to evolve into the future and drive much-needed innovation in the space,” said Vinay Gidwaney, Chief Product Officer at OneDigital. “I’m excited to play a role in powering innovation at OneDigital and within the industry as a whole to improve the lives of millions of Americans.”
Gidwaney’s appointment signals an important investment into OneDigital’s technology initiatives, navigating a digital transformation that will impact not only customers and employees but the entire benefits and insurance industry.