Executive Vice President,
President and CEO
Commercial and Specialty Division
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Ken Goulet is president and CEO of WellPoint’s Commercial and Specialty Business division. He is responsible for the company’s Local Group business (including all state presidents leading state based exchanges, individual; small group and large group business); National Accounts; and Specialty Products (including dental, vision, life, disability and workers’ compensation). His accountabilities also include Care Management, Marketing, Product, Provider Engagement & Contract and Service Operations. He and his team have P&L responsibility for more than 26 million Medical members, over 12 million Dental and Vision lives, and over 3 million 1-800 CONTACTS consumers.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Goulet served in a variety of executive leadership roles at WellPoint, including president and CEO of the Employer, Medicaid, Individual and Specialty Business Unit; president and CEO of the former Commercial Business Unit and president and CEO of National Accounts. Prior to his general management roles, Mr. Goulet served as Senior Vice President of Sales & Account Management and Chief Marketing Officer for the National Accounts team.
Mr. Goulet has more than 32 years of health insurance industry experience in management, sales, operations, strategy and plan execution. Before joining the company, Mr. Goulet spent 23 years at CIGNA Corporation. During his time at CIGNA, he held a number of management, sales and operations positions.
Mr. Goulet received a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.