Claus is the Chief Digital Officer and Head of Technology for Memorial Sloan
Kettering Cancer Center. He oversees the integration of data and technology
resources and develops the data and digital platforms that will enable MSK to meet
critical patient care and research objectives.
Claus also directs the operations of Information Systems, Health Informatics, and
Data Products, as well as other core components of MSK’s information technology
ecosystem. He works closely with leaders across MSK to design, create, and
optimize solutions that benefit patients, researchers, clinicians, and administrators.
Claus is a transformational change agent with a track record of driving multi-year transitional agendas in
large organizations, bringing together ideas, people and technology.
His background prior to MSK spans 20 years of transformational leadership roles at Danske Bank, IBM and
as Chief Technology Officer of CVS Health/Aetna. During his time at IBM he was a trusted advisor on
business and IT transformation journeys for many of the Fortune 100 companies.
Claus has a PhD in Computer Science from Aarhus University, Denmark. He is a thought leader in business
and IT integration, holds 14 patents, and is a published author of six books and numerous articles.