In 2017, David Wichmann became the CEO of the world’s largest for-profit health care services company. Mr Wichmann began his journey at United Health Group as President and CEO of the specialised care division within United Health Group. Wichmann directed United Health Group’s enterprise-wide technology and operations efforts, and is spearheading the next generation of digital health technology for the company.
Wichmann has managed improvements in consumer digital engagement using simple, intuitive interfaces, supported by large-scale data and advanced analytics. His experience in global markets is critical to building out the “third leg” of UnitedHealth Group’s long-term growth. He is largely responsible for the re-positioning of Amil to the second largest private health care market in the world, Brazil.