Healthcare company Virta Health has welcomed Alok Bhushan to its leadership team as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Bhushan will oversee all financial activities for the company, helping to capitalize on record growth in 2020 and continue on its mission to achieve widespread reversersal of metabolic diseases.
“Alok’s proven track record of scaling category-leading companies makes him the perfect fit to accelerate Virta’s growth in 2021,” said Virta Health CEO and co-founder Sami Inkinen. “I’m thrilled to welcome Alok to the team, and confident he will make an immediate impact towards our mission of reversing diabetes in 100 million people.”
Mr. Bhushan is an experienced financial executive, particularly within major tech and consumer brands. He helped achieve an IPO with Yext, Inc., and has also been a financial leader for Charlotte Tilbury Beauty, MDT Advisors, and Datran Media.
“Virta is solving one of the most important and challenging problems in healthcare, through reversing the epidemic of chronic disease—a more than $1 trillion problem in this country,” said Mr. Bhushan. “Alongside an incredibly talented team, I’m excited to bring my experience scaling global tech and consumer organizations to help Virta reach its next phase of growth.”