Etienne Deffarges

Founding Operating Partner

Etienne Deffarges was a former Vice-Chairman and member of the founding management team of Accretive Health, helping to take the company public in 2010. He was the Global Managing Partner of Utilities Practice and member of the Executive Committee and Global Management Council at Accenture, Plc where he participated in company’s IPO in 2001. Etienne maintains extensive relationships with healthcare providers worldwide. He is a board member of Harvard Angels, Accumen and A. Ducasse Enterprises. He received his MBA from Harvard, where he was a Baker Scholar.

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