Meet our Executive Team

Frank Pettinato
Chief Executive Officer

Frank Pettinato is an accomplished leader, having held C-level positions in the consumer goods, business services and technology industries. His areas of expertise include strategic leadership, sales and marketing, operations and technology.

Prior to joining Avantive Solutions, Mr. Pettinato was an SVP and General Manager, of C3i Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Merck & Co. Mr. Pettinato had full P&L responsibility and administration over all aspects of C3i solutions’ consumer business, including the development and execution of the Company’s strategic plan, all aspects of business operations, sales, account management and marketing.

Mr. Pettinato was also the President and CEO of Corporate Call Center, Inc., a multi-channel contact services company specializing in inbound and outbound sales campaigns, membership enrollments and retention, and member services for the highly regulated health insurance industry. He served as the driving force behind the turnaround and restructuring of the private equity held company, into an industry leader amid the changing insurance market, driven by health care reform in 2010.

Mr. Pettinato holds a Masters of Business Administration in International Business from Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA, and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Temple University.

Richard Sauter
Chief Financial Officer

Richard Sauter has more than 25 years of experience as CFO/Controller in the healthcare, services and manufacturing industries. Mr. Sauter was previously the CFO of Kuiken Brothers, Controller at Restorix Health, ExamWorks and other top firms. Richard holds a BA and MBA with honors from Seton Hall University.