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 $333.42 million as of December 5th, 2023. Mr. Hemsley owns 635,528 shares of UnitedHealth Group stock worth more than $333,417,055 as of May 19th. 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 within the last three months. Most recently, Stephen J. Hemsley sold 66,081 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $550.39, for a transaction totalling $36,370,321.59. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 635,528 shares of the company's stock, valued at $349,788,255.92. 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, insiders at the healthcare conglomerate sold shares 6 times. They sold a total of 198,188 shares worth more than $107,580,540.83. The most recent insider tranaction occured on March, 8th when EVP Erin Mcsweeney sold 1,236 shares worth more than $597,581.28. Insiders at UnitedHealth Group own 0.3% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at UnitedHealth Group.

Information on this page was last updated on 3/8/2024.

Stephen J. Hemsley Insider Trading History at UnitedHealth Group

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/5/2023Sell66,081$550.39$36,370,321.59635,528View SEC Filing Icon  
10/17/2023Sell121,515$540.58$65,688,578.70521,818View SEC Filing Icon  
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 Incorporated operates as a diversified health care company in the United States. The company operates through four segments: UnitedHealthcare, Optum Health, Optum Insight, and Optum Rx. The UnitedHealthcare segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, and individuals; health care coverage, and health and well-being services to individuals age 50 and older addressing their needs; Medicaid plans, children's health insurance and health care programs; and health and dental benefits, and hospital and clinical services, as well as health care benefits products and services to state programs caring for the economically disadvantaged, medically underserved, and those without the benefit of employer-funded health care coverage. The Optum Health segment provides care delivery, care management, wellness and consumer engagement, and health financial services patients, consumers, care delivery systems, providers, employers, payers, and public-sector entities. The Optum Insight segment offers software and information products, advisory consulting arrangements, and managed services outsourcing contracts to hospital systems, physicians, health plans, governments, life sciences companies, and other organizations. The Optum Rx segment provides pharmacy care services and programs, including retail network contracting, home delivery, specialty and community health pharmacy services, infusion, and purchasing and clinical capabilities, as well as develops programs in the areas of step therapy, formulary management, drug adherence, and disease/drug therapy management. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated was founded in 1974 and is based in Minnetonka, Minnesota.
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