Andy Slavitt

Senior Advisor

REGION United States


Andy Slavitt is a Senior Advisor at General Atlantic, providing strategic support and advice to the firm’s investment teams and portfolio companies in the Healthcare sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2017, Andy served as Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) under President Obama. In this role, he spearheaded programs that provided access to quality healthcare for 140 million Americans, including Medicaid, Medicare, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the Health Insurance Marketplace. Previously, Andy worked at UnitedHealth Group, serving as the Group Executive Vice President for Optum, a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group, where he oversaw the delivery of clinical, technological, and operational solutions to healthcare clients and consumers from 2003 to 2013. Prior to this, he founded and served as CEO of HealthAllies, a venture backed technology-based consumer healthcare company, which he sold to UnitedHealth Group in 2003. Prior to HealthAllies, Andy was a consultant with McKinsey & Company and an investment banker with Goldman Sachs.


The College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania , B.A., English
The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, B.S., Economics
Harvard Graduate School of Business, M.B.A., Economics