Group Executive Vice President
Andy Slavitt is group executive vice president at Optum, where he is responsible for Optum’s business strategy, public policy, corporate investment, research and development, acquisitions and corporate governance. Prior to this role, Slavitt was CEO of OptumInsight from 2006 through 2011and has served in other roles at UnitedHealth Group, such as leading the consumer solutions business and co-chairing UnitedHealth Group’s Innovation Council.
Previously, Slavitt was founder and CEO of Health Allies, which was acquired by UnitedHealth Group in 2003. He also has worked as a strategy consultant with McKinsey & Company and as an investment banker with Goldman Sachs. Slavitt serves in a number of advocacy and board capacities in health care, education and the community. He is a senior advisor to Hope Street Group; on the steering committee of the Itasca Project; on the Major Gift Committee at the University of Pennsylvania, where he also was co-chair of annual giving; serves on the board of directors of the Guthrie Theatre; and is a director at Capella University (NASDAQ: CPLA) where he is chair of the compensation committee. Slavitt graduated from the Wharton School and The College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, and received his Master of Business Administration degree from the Harvard Business School.