Edward J.  Ludwig net worth and biography

Edward Ludwig Biography and Net Worth

Director of CVS Health
Ed Ludwig serves as Lead Independent Director for the Board of Directors of Boston Scientific. He serves as Director of CVS, and Chairs CVS Board Finance Committee.

Additionally, Ed serves as Chairman of the Board of POCARED, Ltd., a private clinical diagnostics firm headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Ed is former Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), a global medical technology company headquartered in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey. Ed joined BD in 1979. He served as CFO from 1995 to 1999. Named President in May 1999 and Chief Executive Officer in January 2000, Ed was elected Chairman in February 2002. He served as Chief Executive Officer through September 2011 and Chairman through June 2012.

Prior to joining BD, Ed served as a senior auditor with Coopers and Lybrand (now PwC), where he earned a CPA certificate, and as a financial and strategic analyst at Kidde, Inc.

Ed served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the College of the Holy Cross from 2005 to 2013, and the Columbia Business School Board of Overseers from 2010 to 2015. He also served as a Trustee of the Hackensack University Medical Center Network Board of Trustees.

Ed is a Founding Board Member of The Center for Higher Ambition Leadership (CHL). CHL is an organization of Leaders helping Leaders build companies that achieve sustained high performance by earning the respect, trust, and commitment of their people, customers, communities, and investors.

Ed served as Director (2003-2018) and Lead Independent Director (2013-2018) of the Aetna Insurance Company. Until 2017, Ed served as Chair of the Finance, Innovation & Technology Committee of Xylem, Inc., a leading global water technology provider that launched in 2011 from the spinoff of the water-related businesses of ITT Corporation. He is a former Chairman of the Board of Directors of AdvaMed, the world’s largest medical technology association, and a past Chair of the Health Advisory Board for the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Ed graduated from The College of the Holy Cross with a BA in Economics and Accounting and received his MBA in Finance from Columbia University.

What is Edward J. Ludwig's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Edward J. Ludwig is at least $3.20 million as of February 13th, 2024. Mr. Ludwig owns 41,374 shares of CVS Health stock worth more than $3,201,934 as of February 26th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Ludwig may own. Learn More about Edward J. Ludwig's net worth.

How do I contact Edward J. Ludwig?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Ludwig and other CVS Health executives is ONE CVS DR., WOONSOCKET RI, 02895. CVS Health can also be reached via phone at (401) 765-1500 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Edward J. Ludwig's contact information.

Has Edward J. Ludwig been buying or selling shares of CVS Health?

Edward J. Ludwig has not been actively trading shares of CVS Health in the last ninety days. Most recently, on Friday, November 3rd, Edward J. Ludwig bought 2,000 shares of CVS Health stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $70.47 per share, with a total value of $140,940.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 20,630 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,453,796.10. Learn More on Edward J. Ludwig's trading history.

Who are CVS Health's active insiders?

CVS Health's insider roster includes Lisa Bisaccia (EVP), Eva Boratto (Former CFO), Troyen Brennan (EVP), James Clark (SVP), Alexander Cunningham (Exec. VP & COO of Aetna business ), Daniel Finke (EVP), Joshua Flum (EVP), Shawn Guertin (Exec. VP & CFO ), Alan Lotvin (EVP), Edward Ludwig (Director), Karen Lynch (EVP), Larry Merlo (Director), Thomas Moriarty (EVP), Jonathan Roberts (COO), and Prem Shah (EVP). Learn More on CVS Health's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of CVS Health?

In the last twelve months, CVS Health insiders bought shares 2 times. They purchased a total of 16,000 shares worth more than $1,117,440.00. In the last twelve months, insiders at the pharmacy operator sold shares 2 times. They sold a total of 55,232 shares worth more than $4,197,811.63. The most recent insider tranaction occured on February, 16th when EVP Prem S Shah sold 29,473 shares worth more than $2,267,947.35. Insiders at CVS Health own 0.3% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at CVS Health.

Information on this page was last updated on 2/16/2024.

Edward J. Ludwig Insider Trading History at CVS Health

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/3/2023Buy2,000$70.47$140,940.0020,630View SEC Filing Icon  
2/10/2022Buy1,000$105.90$105,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/5/2021Buy3,000$79.55$238,650.0017,334View SEC Filing Icon  
3/1/2019Buy4,000$58.27$233,080.005,378View SEC Filing Icon  
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Edward J. Ludwig Buying and Selling Activity at CVS Health

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CVS Health Company Overview

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CVS Health Corporation provides health solutions in the United States. It operates through Health Care Benefits, Health Services, and Pharmacy & Consumer Wellness segments. The Health Care Benefits segment offers traditional, voluntary, and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services. It serves employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, health care providers, governmental units, government-sponsored plans, labor groups, and expatriates. The Health Services segment offers pharmacy benefit management solutions, including plan design and administration, formulary management, retail pharmacy network management, mail order pharmacy, specialty pharmacy and infusion, clinical, and disease and medical spend management services. It serves employers, insurance companies, unions, government employee groups, health plans, prescription drug plans, Medicaid managed care plans, CMS, plans offered on public health insurance and private health insurance exchanges, other sponsors of health benefit plans, and individuals. The Pharmacy & Consumer Wellness segment sells prescription and over-the-counter drugs, consumer health and beauty products, and personal care products. This segment also distributes prescription drugs; and provides related pharmacy consulting and other ancillary services to care facilities and other care settings. It operates online retail pharmacy websites, LTC pharmacies and on-site pharmacies, retail specialty pharmacy stores, compounding pharmacies and branches for infusion and enteral nutrition services. The company was formerly known as CVS Caremark Corporation and changed its name to CVS Health Corporation in September 2014. CVS Health Corporation was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.
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