Co-Founder and Chairman
Bob is a co-founder and serves as the chairman of Bright Health. He is a seasoned health care executive with more than three decades of experience in health care innovation. At Bright Health, he is focused on driving business development and strategy to guide the company on its mission to provide a smarter, more connected health care experience that strengthens the relationship between patients and their care providers.
Before co-founding Bright Health, Bob advised private equity firms and venture capital firms on healthcare. From 1986 to 2009, he led a wide range of initiatives as an executive at UnitedHealth Group. He has also served on several for-profit and not-for-profit boards and was recently named one of the Twin Cities’ most admired CEOs by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.
Bob currently serves on the boards of Radiology Partners, the University of Michigan School of Public Health Dean’s Advisory Board and the University of Michigan Health System Board of Directors. He holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Health Services Administration, both from the University of Michigan.