CEO Shared Services, Ascension Health

Lee Coulter

Lee Coulter is a change leader with expertise in Intelligent Process Automation, shared services, BPO and operations developed over 30 years in leadership positions in large companies including General Electric, AON, Kraft Foods, and Ascension.

Coulter is currently Senior Vice President of Ascension, the nations’ largest non-profit health system, and Chief Executive Officer of its globally recognized captive BPO subsidiary, the Ascension Ministry Service Center.

Previously, he was Senior Vice President of Global Shared Services at Kraft Foods, implementing more than 100 shared services across nine functions earning Chairman Roger Deromedi’s CEO Award. Prior to joining Kraft, Coulter served as Vice President of Global IT at AON Corporation.

Coulter’s 15 years at GE culminated as a Vice President in GE’s IT outsourcing business. He held multiple leadership positions in the Healthcare and Capital businesses during which he received the President’s Award from GE CEO Jeff Immelt. He is a thought leader and speaker in the areas of leadership, automation, shared services, business process transformation, strategy, and service excellence.