Executive Vice President
Optum and head of the Consumer Solutions Group
Michael Weissel is an Executive Vice President and CEO of Optum’s Consumer Solutions Group. The Consumer Solutions Group provides solutions to help sponsors improve population health and empowers consumers to take ownership of their health. Prior to joining Optum, Mr. Weissel was with leading international management consulting firm Oliver Wyman for 17 years. He founded Oliver Wyman’s Health & Life Sciences practice in 2007, and served as managing partner and global leader for that practice until 2013. Mr. Weissel has provided strategic leadership on a wide range of issues for health care system participants, with a specific emphasis on payers, health services and enablement companies. He has deep industry experience in health care reform, exchange and distribution strategies, value-based healthcare, customer and account management activities and organizational transformation. Prior to Oliver Wyman, he was a Certified Public Accountant and associate partner at Price Waterhouse. Mr. Weissel holds an MBA from Duke University and a BA from the University of Massachusetts.