Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
Peter Durlach is executive vice president and chief strategy officer at Nuance Communications, a Microsoft company. Peter helped establish Nuance’s healthcare business in 2006, most recently serving as senior vice president of healthcare strategy and new business development, where he drove significant growth across the organization, helping to lead the business from $8M in revenue to approximately $1B. He is responsible for advancing Nuance's overall strategic direction and the creation and management of new strategic innovations focused on developing disruptive AI powered solutions in areas such as virtual assistants, ambient computing, imaging AI, and patient engagement. Peter also co-leads the overall Microsoft for Healthcare strategy since the Microsoft acquisition in 2022.
Prior to Nuance, Peter served as founder and president of Unveil Technologies, Inc., was the vice president of healthcare marketing and business development at Lernout and Hauspie, and was a founder of Articulate Systems. He also served as an entrepreneur in residence at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Peter holds a BS from the University of Vermont in business administration.