We are extremely proud to have someone of Chuck’s caliber join the Connextions leadership team in this time of aggressive growth.
Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 15, 2011
Connextions, Inc., a pre-eminent technology and business services partner to the health care industry, today announces that Charles T. (Chuck) O’Neill has joined the firm in the role of managing partner of client services. With more than 25 years of health industry leadership experience, O’Neill joins the Connextions executive team with responsibility for driving strategy and innovation with leading health clients.
“We are extremely proud to have someone of Chuck’s caliber join the Connextions leadership team in this time of aggressive growth,” said Steven Auerbach, president of Connextions. “His experience as a former health plan CEO, leading his firm through the complexities of today’s healthcare marketplace, is an excellent complement to our robust senior management team’s existing expertise across the healthcare spectrum.”
Mr. O’Neill has a dynamic healthcare background, and joins Connextions from Avalon Healthcare, an innovative Florida-based health insurance company, where he served as founder and CEO since 2004.
Prior to Avalon Healthcare, O’Neill was a co-founder and director at Oxford Benefit Management, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oxford Health Plans that serves the needs of more than 30,000 business and end-consumer customers. O’Neill also served tenure as co-founder and co-CEO of TechHealth, Inc., a healthcare technology company, and had leadership roles at PharMerica, Inc., Riscorp Health and Burson Marsteller, Inc. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications from St. Bonaventure University.
“I am excited to join this strong management team and become a part of assisting Connextions in its continued growth and expansion as a leading healthcare technology company,” says Charles O’Neill, managing partner of client services of Connextions, Inc. “I’m also looking forward to working with my former health plan peers as they transition to a stronger direct-to-consumer model and successfully navigate the ever-changing healthcare landscape.”
Connextions Inc., a pre-eminent technology and business services partner to the health care industry, helps carriers, providers, employers and other leading firms maximize revenue and increase efficiencies by optimizing customer experience. Powered by its bConnected® Consumer Engagement Platform, 4,300 employees, and industry-leading analytics of member behaviors, Connextions drives more than $3 billion in acquisition, retention and up-sell revenue for the nation’s top carriers and exchange hosts by providing them with substantial insights to deliver trusted health choices, superior quality and timely information to consumers. Connextions Inc. is a privately held company and part of the New Mountain Partners II, L.P. portfolio, a private equity fund sponsored and managed by Manhattan-based New Mountain Capital LLC. Learn more at http://www.connextions.com and http://www.newmountaincapital.com.
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