Priyesh Patel, Pharm.D., MBA
General Manager, Alluma, LLC
Priyesh Patel is general manager of Alluma, a provider-led, provider-focused alternative to the traditional pharmacy benefit manager, developed in partnership between Vizient and Mayo Clinic.
Patel brings 16 years of pharmacy leadership into this role, which focuses on bringing clinically focused, evidence-based pharmaceutical formulary and medication management to self-insured health care systems. This helps them uncover opportunities that optimize their benefits programs while supporting better health outcomes.
Susan Wescott, R.Ph., MBA
Executive, Clinical Services, Alluma, LLC
Susan Wescott leads clinical services for Alluma, a provider-led, provider-focused PBM alternative owned by Mayo Clinic and Vizient. Susan coordinates clinical services, including formulary management, utilization management, and clinical pharmacy programs. Susan has over 35 years of experience in health care, spanning pharmaceutical brand management, hospital pharmacy leadership, laboratory business development, clinical trial management, and the launch of several new business ventures for Mayo Clinic.
Vice President, Operations and Client Management, Alluma, LLC
James Berg is vice president, business development and client management, for Alluma, a provider-led, provider-focused alternative to the traditional pharmacy benefit manager, developed in partnership between Vizient and Mayo Clinic.
In this role, he oversees sales and client management and is responsible for developing and executing the account plans that help the company achieve its strategic objectives, membership goals and revenue targets.
Berg has over 30 years of health insurance industry experience with a strong background in assessing and cultivating market opportunities and developing strategic relationships.