Get to Know Marc
Marc Willard is CEO of Icario, responsible for the company’s overall strategy, growth, and operations. Marc has over three decades of experience leading digital transformation and technology in the digital health sector. Marc is passionate about improving lives with industry-leading, cloud-first, digital health platforms.
Marc brings a unique and highly relevant set of abilities, operational experiences, and industry relationships to Icario at the perfect time in the company’s development. Before joining Icario, Marc was the founder of Certify, where he pioneered the first cloud-based data and interoperability platform connecting providers and payors at scale. At Humana, Marc founded Transcend Insights, the merger of three Humana acquisitions, including Certify. Transcend developed and launched an innovative cloud-based population health platform. During his time at Humana Corp, as SVP, he led all member, patient, and provider digital engagement initiatives. These initiatives were focused on data and analytics to improve care delivery, quality, and lower healthcare costs. In addition, Marc holds several board member positions.
Marc studied Electronic Engineering at Farnborough College of Technology, and in classic entrepreneurial style, left to focus on his first start-up. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and family, collecting classic cars, and being out on the water. He also mentors entrepreneurs while supporting the start-up community, which he finds very rewarding.