Former Roche Diabetes Care International Business Leader to oversee One Drop's virtual integrated care offerings
NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2018 -- Demonstrating a continued commitment to making diabetes management and support tools available to everyone, One Drop today announced the addition of Brian Kemper as Vice President of Integrated Care. Kemper will expand One Drop's offerings by bringing the industry-leading virtual integrated diabetes, diabetes prevention and weight loss, and hypertension programs to more employers, insurers, and healthcare provider organizations.
Kemper most recently served as the International Business Leader for the Health Solutions and Services Unit within Roche's $2B Diabetes Care Division. In this role, he was responsible for go-to-market strategy, portfolio road mapping, and the development and commercialization of Roche's digital diabetes management solutions on a global basis. In several other roles at Roche, Kemper led teams responsible for securing global development, co-promotion, and distribution deals with companies such as Dexcom, mySugr and Alere Health.
"Brian Kemper brings more than 20 years of progressive accomplishments in digital health, medical devices, and technology," said One Drop CEO Jeff Dachis. "Kemper's extensive experience driving market access for large-scale healthcare solutions perfectly positions him to lead One Drop's expanded go-to-market effort to give users the option of accessing premium virtual integrated diabetes, diabetes prevention and weight loss, and hypertension programs through their employer, insurance company or healthcare provider."
To date, One Drop has been a leading provider of affordable, effective digital diabetes programs with its direct-to-consumer subscription model and 1M registered users worldwide. The offering is currently available in 30 countries and includes the One Drop | Chrome Bluetooth glucose meter and test strip subscriptions, ADA-recognized and clinically effective One Drop | Experts coaching program, and award-winning One Drop | Mobile app. With the recent rollout of One Drop | Automated Decision Support for people with Type 2 diabetes, individual users can now receive accurate blood glucose predictions and personalized insights based on over 1.5 billion aggregate longitudinal diabetes health data points collected from all One Drop | Mobile users.
In his position as VP of Integrated Care, Kemper will expand the availability of One Drop's solution by offering its integrated care programs to employers, insurers, and healthcare provider organizations. With the recent addition of One Drop | Automated Decision Support, One Drop can transform the lives of millions of people globally living with diabetes by bringing clinically effective diabetes care, to more people, at significantly lower costs.
"I've worked with numerous digital health companies, and One Drop's award-winning design, significant peer-reviewed clinical evidence, advanced AI, and unique approach to sustained behavior change stands apart from the entire industry," said Brian Kemper. "I am thrilled to have the opportunity to join One Drop and look forward to expanding the availability of this industry-changing solution in the market, while at the same time driving transformation in the market for the benefit of everyone with diabetes and adjacent conditions."