William Rochford, Director, Business Development
William Rochford is Derive Technologies’ Director of Business Development for Healthcare and the Public Sector
Mr. Rochford joined the company in 2011 to provide solution sales and technology leadership along with Bill Eggers as a member of Derive’s dedicated healthcare practice.
Mr. Rochford possesses more than 25 years of experience in technology management and consulting, with extensive knowledge of healthcare technology. Prior to Derive, he was Director of Technical Infrastructure for New York’s renowned Mt. Sinai Medical Center, managing the design, development, implementation, risk management, testing, and compliance of clinical information system applications, and supporting core IT infrastructure. Prior to this, Mr. Rochford was the Director of IT for North Shore LIJ Health System responsible for enterprise wide management of desktop engineering as well as server and storage management across Windows, UNIX and VMS system platforms.
The first half of Mr. Rochford’s career was spent in the energy sector, as a Systems Engineer, Manager, and Director of Technology Infrastructure for KeySpan Energy Corporation. He was educated on Long Island, New York, and holds numerous professional and technical certifications.