Jade OlsonVice President, Finance, and Privacy Officer
As the head of finance for Sg2, Jade oversees financial reporting, budget preparation and certain financial statement-related audits. As Sg2’s privacy officer, he ensures Sg2’s policies and procedures meet Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards to maintain the privacy and security of patient data Sg2 receives from client hospitals and various state organizations.
Jade has more than 20 years of finance, audit and compliance experience, including 4 years at Arthur Andersen, LLP, and 8 years at Abbott Laboratories (a Fortune 100 company at the time). At Abbott, he was the finance leader for a manufacturing business unit that accounted for annual sales of $750M and 1,200 employees; an international internal audit manager; and a finance project manager for Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) compliance. For the latter role, he was 1 of 2 finance leaders who coordinated and supported Abbott’s successful worldwide rollout of SOX 404 compliance.
Jade is a certified public accountant and is also certified in Healthcare Privacy Compliance from the Health Care Compliance Association. He is a member of the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is currently licensed to practice in the state of Wisconsin. Jade earned bachelor of business administration degrees in both accounting and management information systems from the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire.