Vijay Cherukuri

Vice President and Head – Global Operations, Optum Insight


Vijay is accountable for strategy development, execution and maturity of Optum Insight’s global operations, spanning payment integrity (payer), risk adjustment and quality, and revenue cycle management (provider), focusing on helping customers reduce costs, better manage risk and quality, and grow revenue through shift-left initiatives, digital transformation and emerging technology leverage.

He is a seasoned executive with a proven track record to start and scale, turn around and transform businesses and consistently deliver beyond expectations.

He is passionate about driving innovation through the leverage of cutting/bleeding-edge technologies, nurturing and sustaining relationships, building and developing high-performing global talent, and contributing to shaping the organization’s culture.

Born in India, Vijay is a global citizen who has lived in 3 countries and has extensively traveled and worked across many more. He currently resides in Hyderabad with his wife Sushma and daughter Khushi. Vijay enjoys adventurous long-distance trips, as well as spending time with family and friends.