As General Manager, Eric Ritter leads the operations and growth of Cognosante’s Civilian Health business unit. Eric oversees the operations of a complex portfolio consisting of cloud, data analytics, and agile information technology (IT) solutions for Federal clients.
Eric has spent over 20 years in senior management roles at leading consulting firms, including Cognizant, Optum, and Deloitte. Throughout his career, he has supported a diverse set of Federal clients including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Food and Drug Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Military Health System. Additionally, he has provided IT transformation expertise to the Department of Justice, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Internal Revenue Service. Eric is passionate about producing sustainable results that enable program and mission excellence.
Eric holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance from Loyola University, a Master of Science in Computer Science from Hood College, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from West Virginia University. Additionally, he has completed an Executive Program at Yale University and holds multiple certifications including: Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS), and Certified Scrum Master (CSM).