Operating Company Leaders

While our capital deployment typically commences with a strong investment thesis, we seek to partner with proven CEOs, who are leaders in their industry domains. We believe that the combination of our management teams’ deep industry insight and Providence’s long-term investment perspective can provide an advantage over competitors for the benefit of our clients, colleagues and shareholders.

Albert Cortina

Interim Chief Executive Officer, LogistiCare

Mr. Cortina began his career at LogistiCare in 1997 and has served as Chief Administrative Officer since 2007. Prior to his current role, Mr. Cortina served as LogistiCare’s Chief Operating Officer, Executive VP of Finance and Controller. Before joining LogistiCare, Mr. Cortina served as Chief Financial Officer of Premier Practice Management, a multi-specialty physician practice management organization. Albert earned a bachelor’s of science in accounting from Florida State University and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.

Walt Cooper

Chief Executive Officer, Matrix Medical Network

Walt Cooper was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Matrix Medical Network in October 2014. Mr. Cooper joined Matrix in 2013 as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development Officer and served as Chief Operating Officer from June 2014 to October 2014. Prior to joining Matrix, Mr. Cooper served as the Chief Administrative Officer at WellCare Health Plans, where he was responsible for the $1.5 billion Medicare Part D and specialty pharmacy business. Previously, Mr. Cooper served in a number of senior leadership positions at UnitedHealth Group, Jostens Corporation and Bausch & Lomb. Mr. Cooper earned both his MBA and Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degrees from Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania.

Jack Sawyer

Chief Executive Officer, Ingeus

Jack Sawyer was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Ingeus in November 2015, and is responsible for Ingeus' work across 10+ countries. With extensive experience in the delivery of large-scale programmes, Mr. Sawyer has held a number of senior operational posts across the private and not-for-profit sectors. Prior to joining Ingeus, Mr. Sawyer worked for National Express Transport Group and for the Notting Hill Housing Group. Mr. Sawyer joined Ingeus in 2004 and was UK Chief Operating Officer and then UK Chief Executive Officer between 2012 and 2015. Mr. Sawyer was a board member of the Employment Related Services Association (ERSA) from 2013-2016 and is a director of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP). Mr. Sawyer has a Bachelor of Arts honours degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from University College, Oxford.