Ricardo A. Salas is President of The Silver Lake Group, a private investment company with interests in health care, technology and media businesses. In 2001, he founded and served as CEO of iLIANT Corporation, a health care information technology and outsourcing service provider for physician groups, hospital systems and academic medical centers. Following iLIANT’s merger with MED3000 Group, Inc., he continued to serve as a Director of MED3000 Group, Inc. though its sale to McKesson Corporation in 2012. He was a founder of Medical Manager Corporation, a health care information technology company providing practice management systems to over 120,000 physicians across the US which merged with WebMD in 2000.
His past positions include serving as the CEO and President of Pediatric Health Alliance, a physician practice management company working with the largest pediatric groups along the west coast of Florida.
He currently serves on the Board of Advantum Health; MSI Healthcare, a healthcare consulting firm; and Liquidmetal Coatings, an advanced material technology company. Mr. Salas also serves on the Vision Team of Reality Changers, a non-profit enabling disadvantaged youths to become first generation college graduates. Mr. Salas received an Economics degree from Harvard College in 1986.