Timothy BerendtDirector of Innovation
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Tim Berendt is a Director of Innovation at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts where he plays a key role in a multitude of the teams’ priorities. With over 11 years of experience in the health care arena, Tim’s Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts experience spans from Fully and Self-Insured Customer Financial Management, Provider Financial Management where his primary role was settling Alternative Quality Care contracts, Market Strategy and Zaffre Investements which is a wholly owned strategic investment subsidiary arm. Tim earned his Master of Business Administration at the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College and has a B.A. from College of the Holy Cross. He is currently an adjunct professor at Wentworth Institute of Technology and has been trained in Design Thinking from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.
•Grasp the fundamentals of design thinking to accelerate innovation in your organization and create software that matter
•Understand where does value lie and what your customers really want in your design
•Explore design thinking concepts and mindsets that can help you to better address and solve your customers problems and think innovative solutions