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CLARA Analytics (Santa Clara, Calif.), a provider of artificial intelligence (AI)-driven workers’ compensation claims management tools, announced on January 12 that it has appointed Tyler Jones to the role of Chief Customer and Marketing Officer. According to a statement from CLARA, Jones will be responsible for directing the company’s complete relationship with its customers and driving efforts to assess and elevate experiences at each touchpoint across the customer journey, ensuring that commercial insurers are achieving optimal value from CLARA’s AI platform. He will report directly to CEO Heather H. Wilson.
Jones has nearly two decades of leadership experience in the insurance and banking industries. Prior to his most recent position, Jones was the Global Head of Data Strategy for AIG and Director of Information Technology Strategy at Kaiser Permanente. During his tenure at Kaiser Permanente, he was accountable for technology strategies to support the company’s revenue management operations. In that position, he led a $250 million multiyear transformation of Kaiser’s revenue cycle and consumer medical billing experience.
“Tyler Jones has earned a reputation as a strategic thinker in this industry,” comments Wilson. “Throughout his career, he’s been leading initiatives that deliver measurable benefits through innovative uses of technology, and by leveraging data-driven insights in particular. He understands how to match technology capabilities to insurers’ needs in ways that result in meaningful value. That’s a perfect fit for CLARA’s goal of delivering compelling ROI to our customers within just six months of implementation.”
“CLARA Analytics is always pushing harder to deliver compelling value to its customers in the commercial insurance space,” says Jones. “This company has an impressive track record of delivering rapid ROI for their customers because they understand the needs of commercial insurance companies so well. That level of customer intimacy, combined with CLARA’s leading technology position, has resulted in a platform that delivers real-world benefits using AI. A lot of AI companies are making promises; CLARA is delivering. I’m very excited that I’ll be part of that.”