|Martin Silverstein, M.D.|
Executive Vice President and
Chief Strategy Officer
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Martin Silverstein is executive vice president and chief strategy officer for WellPoint, Inc. Dr. Silverstein oversees WellPoint’s enterprise marketing, corporate development and strategy functions, and is responsible for short and long-term strategic planning to ensure the Company is maximizing the value of its assets and capturing growth across its geographies and businesses.
Dr. Silverstein joined WellPoint in April 2014 from The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where he was a Senior Partner and Managing Director. In his more than twenty-five years at BCG, Dr. Silverstein held many leadership roles from establishing its U.S. Payers and Providers sector to having led the firm's Global Health Care Practice. He has consulted to clients in most sectors of the health care industry, including managed care organizations, integrated delivery and hospital systems, biopharmaceutical manufacturers, and retail pharmacies. Before joining BCG he worked as a physician in private and corporate practice and as a senior scientist and project manager at the Health Data Institute.
Dr. Silverstein holds a medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine and is board certified in internal medicine. He received his MBA from Harvard Business School, and earned his bachelor’s degree in economics and natural sciences from the University of Pennsylvania.