Carina Edwards

Carina Edwards is the CEO of Kipu Health, the technology partner for mental health and addiction service providers. Carina is an experienced healthcare technology executive with a proven track record of innovative and dynamic leadership in establishing, growing, and operating private and public companies. Prior to Kipu, she served as the CEO of Quil, a pioneering joint venture between Comcast NBCUniversal and Independence Blue Cross. Prior to Quil, Edwards was an executive at Imprivata, where she played a key role in the company’s growth and built an award-winning customer experience organization.

Prior to Imprivata, Carina served in executive positions at Nuance, Zynx Health and Philips Healthcare. Edwards and her companies have received numerous healthcare industry awards including Best in KLAS, PACT Digital Health Start-Up of the Year, the Gold Stevie Business Award for “Healthcare CEO Innovator of the Year” and she was honored as a “Woman of Distinction” by the Philadelphia Business Journal. Carina also serves on the boards of Kofax and BeyondTrust. Carina received her MBA from Boston College and her BS in Management Information Systems and Decision Sciences from George Mason University.