CEO, Optum Insight
In addition to his role as UnitedHealth Group chief strategy and growth officer, Dan Schumacher was named the Optum Insight CEO in April 2022. In this role, he is responsible for leading all facets of the Optum Insight business and driving performance across the portfolio. Optum Insight connects the health system through trusted services, analytics and platforms that make clinical and administrative processes easier and more efficient.
Previously, Schumacher served as Optum president and chief operating officer. He was responsible for Optum enterprise performance and oversight of Optum Insight, Optum Technology, global operations and enterprise clinical capabilities. He has also held several leadership positions at UnitedHealthcare including president and chief operating officer, where he had direct responsibility for UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual and UnitedHealthcare Global businesses as well as network, clinical, operations and technology support functions for all UnitedHealthcare companies. He has also served as chief operating officer, chief financial officer and co-lead of the organization alongside the three UnitedHealthcare principal business leaders. Additionally, he was chief financial officer, Group Insurance Division, and director of finance for Specialized Care Services (now Optum Health) and director for UnitedHealth Group Corporate Development, in support of enterprise-wide merger and acquisition activity.