Senior Vice President, Payer Practice
Nick Howell's financial, clinical, operational, technology and analytics expertise deliver measurable value and performance improvement for clients.
Nick leads the Optum payer advisory business. He brings a multidisciplinary approach to addressing financial risk, population health and operational priorities. This approach drives performance and growth in the evolving health care landscape.
Prior to joining Optum in 2011, Nick was a partner with Accenture’s Health and Public Service operating group where he held various client delivery and leadership roles.
Nick earned a Bachelor of Arts in history from Stanford University, and an MBA in finance from the University of Texas at Austin.