Stephen J. Hemsley net worth and biography

Stephen Hemsley Biography and Net Worth

Director of UnitedHealth Group
Stephen J. Hemsley is executive chairman of UnitedHealth Group, a diversified health and well-being company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making the health care system work better for everyone.  UnitedHealth Group provides a comprehensive array of health benefits and health services that help to improve the affordability, accessibility, quality and convenience of health care.  Mr. Hemsley also serves as a member of the company’s board of directors.

He previously served as chief executive officer, president and chief operating officer, UnitedHealth Group.  Prior to joining UnitedHealth Group in 1997, Mr. Hemsley was managing partner in strategy and planning and chief financial officer for Arthur Andersen, LLP.

Mr. Hemsley serves on the board of directors for Cargill, a global provider of food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services. His philanthropic interests focus on health care, education, and religious and social services, principally in the Twin Cities area.  Mr. Hemsley received a B.S. degree in accounting from Fordham University in 1974.

What is Stephen J. Hemsley's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Stephen J. Hemsley is at least $374.78 million as of July 26th, 2022. Mr. Hemsley owns 787,372 shares of UnitedHealth Group stock worth more than $374,781,198 as of March 26th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Hemsley may own. Learn More about Stephen J. Hemsley's net worth.

How do I contact Stephen J. Hemsley?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Hemsley and other UnitedHealth Group executives is 9900 BREN ROAD EAST, MINNETONKA MN, 55343. UnitedHealth Group can also be reached via phone at (952) 936-1300 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Stephen J. Hemsley's contact information.

Has Stephen J. Hemsley been buying or selling shares of UnitedHealth Group?

Stephen J. Hemsley has not been actively trading shares of UnitedHealth Group over the course of the past ninety days. Most recently, Stephen J. Hemsley sold 99,312 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $534.27, for a transaction totalling $53,059,422.24. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 787,372 shares of the company's stock, valued at $420,669,238.44. Learn More on Stephen J. Hemsley's trading history.

Who are UnitedHealth Group's active insiders?

UnitedHealth Group's insider roster includes Richard Burke (Director), Paul Garcia (Director), Stephen Hemsley (Director), Patricia Lewis (EVP), Dirk McMahon (Pres & COO ), Dirk McMahon (CEO), Frederick McNabb, III (Director), Erin Mcsweeney (EVP), Steven Nelson (CEO), Larry Renfro (Insider), John Rex (CFO), Thomas Roos (CAO), Marianne Short (EVP), Brian Thompson (Exec. VP & CEO of UnitedHealthcare), David Wichmann (CEO), D. Wilson (EVP), and Andrew Witty (CEO). Learn More on UnitedHealth Group's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of UnitedHealth Group?

During the last twelve months, UnitedHealth Group insiders bought shares 1 times. They purchased a total of 89 shares worth more than $44,884.48. During the last twelve months, insiders at the healthcare conglomerate sold shares 10 times. They sold a total of 146,390 shares worth more than $78,090,305.48. The most recent insider tranaction occured on December, 7th when EVP Erin Mcsweeney sold 450 shares worth more than $244,035.00. Insiders at UnitedHealth Group own 0.4% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at UnitedHealth Group.

Information on this page was last updated on 12/7/2022.

Stephen J. Hemsley Insider Trading History at UnitedHealth Group

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
7/26/2022Sell99,312$534.27$53,059,422.24787,372View SEC Filing Icon  
10/25/2021Sell75,000$448.72$33,654,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/16/2021Sell60,000$420.62$25,237,200.00941,560View SEC Filing Icon  
10/23/2020Sell98,579$329.47$32,478,823.13View SEC Filing Icon  
7/16/2020Sell59,012$307.04$18,119,044.48909,059View SEC Filing Icon  
5/11/2020Sell45,637$289.11$13,194,113.071,013,122View SEC Filing Icon  
1/29/2016Sell200,000$113.30$22,660,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Stephen J. Hemsley Buying and Selling Activity at UnitedHealth Group

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UnitedHealth Group Company Overview

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UnitedHealth Group, Inc. engages in the provision of health care coverage, software, and data consultancy services. It operates through the following segments: UnitedHealthcare, OptumHealth, OptumInsight, and OptumRx. The UnitedHealthcare segment utilizes Optum's capabilities to help coordinate patient care, improve affordability of medical care, analyze cost trends, manage pharmacy benefits, work with care providers more effectively, and create a simpler consumer experience. The OptumHealth segment provides health and wellness care, serving the broad health care marketplace including payers, care providers, employers, government, life sciences companies, and consumers. The OptumInsight segment focuses on data and analytics, technology, and information to help major participants in the healthcare industry. The OptumRx segment offers pharmacy care services. The company was founded by Richard T. Burke in January 1977 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, MN.
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