Cindy Bo has served as an Operational Vice President and Chief Strategy & Business Development Officer, Delaware Valley for the Nemours Children’s Health System since 2014. She has worked in healthcare strategy for over 20 years, ranging across the provider, payor and life sciences sectors. Cindy was named by Becker's Hospital Review in 2017, 2016 and 2015 as one of the top 130 women hospital and health system leaders to know in the United States, as one of Delaware Today’s 2017 Top Women in Business Honorees, and she is a TEDx Speaker.
Cindy has more than 25 years of healthcare expertise in strategic planning, business development, mergers and acquisitions, and finance transformation, and has worked with industry leaders to improve the viability of healthcare delivery and management of population health. In the Nemours Delaware Valley (DV) she manages the strategies, business development processes, and strategic clinical and vendor partnerships that support new growth and integration opportunities, driving the business planning process for clinical services and programs. Some of the key programs she has developed include the Perinatal / Advanced Delivery Program. Centers of National Prominence strategic plans. Luminary Programs. the opening of Nemours Ambulatory Care Centers such as Glen Mills; and practice acquisitions to grow primary care in the DV. She currently oversees International Strategy, Community Engagement and the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion. As a co-founder of the Value-Based Services Organization in 2017, she continues to work with the VBSO to advance the transition to value.
Before joining Nemours, Cindy was a senior manager and Ellen Gabriel Fellow with Deloitte’s Healthcare M&A Practice, where she led strategic transformations, M&A deals, and revenue cycle management for major health and provider systems, health plans and retail health in the U.S. and around the globe. In a previous Finance Director role with Novartis, she led the Business Planning & Analysis Center of Excellence, managing strategic planning for Novartis’ North American Primary Care portfolio.
She is a board member of the Clinic for Special Children in Strasburg, PA, Mercy Health Mercy Kids in St. Louis, MO, the American Lung Association (Mid-Atlantic), and the Delaware Center for Health Innovation. Cindy is also a Malcolm Baldrige Executive Fellow and a governor-appointed member of the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council. Cindy has earned her MBA, with high distinction and honors, from Columbia Business School, and her BS, summa cum laude, from Binghamton University School of Management.
Cindy lives in Garnet Valley, PA with her husband David and their two sons.