CSI Specialty Group
Suzette DiMascio, CHE, CMCE, CPC, is president/CEO of CSI Specialty Group, a globally recognized Leadership Consulting Firm helping clients drive sustainable, accelerated growth. Recognized Internationally as a thought leader, industry expert, frequent media contributor, sought after speaker & educator of all things related to the Specialty Pharmacy / rare and orphan disease arena; Suzette’s strategic insight on marketplace trends help align & enlighten this continually pivoting industry. Under Suzette’s leadership, CSI Specialty Group has become the industry’s preeminent Leadership Consulting firm; offering strategic solutions to all healthcare market channels across the spectrum from IDNs & Health Systems to Manufacturers. Recent honors include being named one of Consulting Magazine’s Fastest Growing Firms, Goldman Sachs Top Growing Businesses & Top 50 Women Owned Business by Commonwealth Institute. Suzette received APPA’s Hall of Fame Award– given as a reflection of her dedication to the industry & passion for patient care- as it is at the forefront in all programs CSI develops to support their client’s endeavors to improve patient lives. She’s been Instrumental in positioning CSI as a respected resource for educational programs, as well as starting the industry’s first dedicated podcast, focused on uncovering ways to make the specialty pharmacy journey more successful for patients worldwide. CSI has been Integral in the start-up of many national sites, including Aetna Specialty Pharmacy, Humana’s Right Source Specialty Pharmacy, Kedrion BioPharma, Johns Hopkins Specialty Pharmacy, and QOL Medical Biopharma Hub Services. Prior to starting CSI in 2002, Suzette held senior leadership roles within the Specialty Pharmacy & Biotech industry, with NMC Home Infusion, Pfizer and Nestle Life Sciences. She brings particular expertise in Managed Care & Payor Strategies, Sales Leadership, Reimbursement, Human Resources, Startups and Overall Specialty Pharmacy Market Strategy. Suzette is also a pioneer in the Disease Management and Tele-Health industry –and actually also holds a patent in this arena. Suzette is a Certified Managed Care Executive (CMCE) certified through American’s Health Insurance Plans, and a Certified Healthcare Executive (CHE) through the American College of Healthcare Executives. She has been selected to attend many Executive Leadership Programs- through Kellogg School of Business, Tuck School of Business, Berkley Haas School of Business and the Crummer School of Business. Appointed by Gov. Rick Scott of Florida to the Board of Employee Leasing and Staffing – the rigorous selection process to be appointed as a Regulator for the State is a true testament to Ms. DiMascio’ s stellar ethical reputation in the industry she has served for over 20 years. Suzette also serves on AMCP & PQA’s Specialty Pharmacy Advisory Boards, as well as being a Founding Member and Board Member of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy ( NASP). Suzette also is very active in Seminole County School Systems and is board member of Florida’s Innovation Caucus sponsored by the Florida Chamber, and a Proud Parent of a West Point Class of 2019 Cadet.