The appointment was effective from 16 June. Aguilera previously served as the company’s President and Chief Financial Officer since September 2020, and will retain her role as President alongside her new CEO position.
Aguilera also served on the leadership team at Arrivia, as Chief Corporate Development and Legal Officer between 2019 and 2020, and as the Global Chief Financial Officer between 2015 and 2019.
Aguilera also brings significant qualifications to her new position, having graduated from the University of Texas School of Law in Austin with Order of the Coif distinction, as well as earning Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Accountancy degrees from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces. She is also a licensed attorney.
In a statement, the company said that: ‘With a track record of driving growth and strong operations, legal, and finance backgrounds, Ms. Aguilera has the expertise to expand the MedHealth Partners' domestic and international reach so the company can help more patients on their healthcare journey than ever before.’
Captain Ed Davidson, Chief Safety Officer at MedHealth Partners, spoke in issue 121 of AirMed&Rescue in October 2021.