Gregory Wolf named UMass Medical School CIO

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Gregory R. Wolf, the executive director of research computing platforms at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR) in Cambridge, will join UMass Medical School as chief information officer in March.

“I’m pleased to announce that an information services leader with such exceptional capabilities will join us at UMass Medical School,” said Robert E. Jenal, executive vice chancellor for administration and finance. “Wolf has an impressive background of successively responsible positions in large organizations, including AthenaHealth, Parametric Technology Corporation and State Street Bank.”

At Novartis, where he has been since 2009, Wolf (at right) was responsible for both infrastructure and aligning technology solutions and IT processes to best meet the business needs of the company’s scientific community.

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