Bruce Elder is the Chief Executive Officer of MedQuest, Inc. Mr. Elder leads all development and strategy initiatives for MedQuest, including transactions, new facility development and capital projects, and is charged with growing the national footprint and management services for hospitals, outpatient radiology centers and medical practice-based imaging. Prior to rejoining MedQuest in 2014, Mr. Elder was a Principal with ghSMART for six years, where he advised investors, boards and CEOs on key leadership and talent issues, including executive assessments, leadership development, organizational design and effectiveness, and talent management best practices. Before joining ghSMART, Bruce was a member of MedQuest’s leadership team, with responsibility for development efforts, performance enhancement initiatives and Virginia operations.
Mr. Elder has experience in a number of healthcare roles, including his tenure as a healthcare and business strategy consultant for iXL; Vice President, Development for Meridian Corporate Healthcare; and Coordinator of Business Development for Surgical Care Affiliates.
Mr. Elder has a BA in Political Science from Vanderbilt University and an MBA from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University.