Kipu Management Team
Chief Executive Officer | Jeffrey Fiorentino
Jeffrey Fiorentino is a leader, writer, teacher and speaker in the areas of Business, Technology, and Substance Use Disorder. Mr. Fiorentino started with Kipu Health as a Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer, before taking on the added responsibility of heading up the sales department. Having assumed The CEO role in 2016, Mr. Fiorentino has worked tirelessly to inject his passion and vision into all aspects of the organization, while keeping patient wellbeing and user experience a top priority. Prior to his time at Kipu Health, Mr. Fiorentino worked at the accounting firm Grant Thornton LLP, and obtained a master’s degree in Accounting to complement an undergraduate business degree in Entrepreneurship from the University of Miami. In Mr. Fiorentino’s (albeit limited) spare time, he enjoys deep sea sportfishing and enjoys spending time with family.
Chief Technology Officer | Todd Lee
We and our clients sure are fortunate to have Todd Lee overseeing Kipu Health’s industry leading software development and cutting-edge technology initiatives. Mr. Lee has extensive experience and a track record of developing and advancing industry leading software that hundreds of thousands of people rely on. Mr. Lee was both the founder and CEO of LeeRCM, a revenue cycle management software system developed specifically for the Substance Use Disorder treatment industry. Prior to that, Mr. Lee served as CIO of Corsair Components, a well-established computer hardware company that does hundreds of millions of dollars in revenues. Mr. Lee enjoys spending time out on the water with (most) of his loving family that includes his wife, three children, two dogs, one cat, and a bunny rabbit.
EVP of Business Development | Peter Walstrom
Mr. Walstrom is a healthcare executive in the behavioral healthcare sector. His background is comprised of a decade of operational and financial management experience with an emphasis on lean system engineering, business development, and revenue cycle management. Before joining Kipu, Mr. Walstrom served as COO and CFO of Mandala Healing Center, a premium long-term care facility treating patients suffering from Substance Use Disorder. Responding to the lack of effective out-sourced medical billing services, in 2012, Mr. Walstrom founded a revenue cycle management company, Hyperion Billing Solutions, which over a 3-year period averaged 50.48% collections on out-of-network charges for its clients. Later that year, Walstrom led the add-on acquisition of a residential treatment facility, Alternatives in Treatment, adding 30 more beds to the current capacity. In 2015, Mr. Walstrom was personally appointed to the Sober Home Task Force by State Attorney David Aronberg and continues to serve as a contributing member. He is also a founding member of the Independent Coalition of Treatment Providers (ICOTP).
Chief Financial Officer | Edmundo Aja
Simply put, Eddie Aja is Kipu Health’s numbers guru. Prior to his time at Kipu Health, Eddie spent his preceding tenure at Pet Supermarket, where he grew to the position of CFO. During his time with Pet Supermarket, he refrained from acquiring a pet while helping the chain grow from 150 stores to over 210 nationwide. Eddie further assisted in the sale and merger of Pet Supermarket to a private equity firm. Before that, he spent 8 years at an e-commerce company where he grew to Senior Controller, while in his spare time earning an MBA degree from the University of Miami and went on to earn his CPA accreditation as well. That’s a lot of letters: BA, MBA, CPA. Eddie is a resident of Coconut Grove and has two daughters, ages 5 and 7.
EVP of Client Happiness | Richard C. Wallet
Rich Wallet is a seasoned business executive with over 25 years of experience building and scaling business divisions tackling leadership roles in areas including manufacturing, retail management, e-commerce marketing, direct response operations, all manner of advertising, and supply chain management. Prior to joining Kipu Health, Mr. Wallet was a Senior VP at Fanatics.com in charge of e-commerce and customer satisfaction for the $1 billion online retailer. He is a graduate from Hofstra University and resides in south Florida with his wife Samantha and 5-year-old pit bull.
Senior Vice President | Sally Abu-moustafa
Sally first met Kipu as a client and one of the earliest adopters of the KipuEMR. Prior to joining Kipu, Sally served as Chief Operating Officer of a 150-bed CARF and TJC accredited Substance Use Disorder and Detox treatment facility, where she spearheaded the implementation and management of Kipu. Along the way, she worked side by side with the Kipu development team to drive features and functionality for the benefit of all Kipu clients. Now a leading member of the Product Management team, Sally brings her hands-on experience as a super user to be a driving force in the continued development and long-term vision of Kipu. Sally brings more than 25 years progressive experience in management, operations and marketing from a broad range of industries. She received a BS in Business Administration from Salem University in Salem, Massachusetts and an MBA from Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts. She resides in South Florida with her husband, two children, and 10-month old Goldendoodle.