Chief Information Officer, Optum
Phil McKoy is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Optum, responsible for accelerating digital adoption among everyone UnitedHealth Group serves.
Previously, McKoy led digital transformation for UnitedHealth Group, focused on building a comprehensive, digital, virtual, and home-based care platform. He was also the chief executive officer of RallyHealth, a wholly owned subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group that provides online and mobile experiences to make it easier for consumers to take charge of their health and health care.
McKoy also spent four years as CIO for UnitedHealthcare, where he was responsible for UnitedHealthcare’s strategic technology roadmaps and the associated capital investments across the company’s domestic and global businesses. He supported technology for UnitedHealthcare’s digital strategy and digital team, shepherding the evolution to a consumer-focused digital platform to meet members’ needs. McKoy also held senior technology roles at Aimia, Global Loyalty Solutions, Target and Accenture.
McKoy is on the board of Rêve Academy, an innovative out-of-school program creating pathways to digital careers for kids in disadvantaged communities. He is an advisory board member of The Page Foundation.
McKoy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Washington and Lee University, and a Master of Arts in International Affairs from the University of Denver, Graduate School of International Studies.