Ms. Karen S. Lynch is an Executive Vice President of CVS Health Corporation, a leading pharmacy and health care company, and President of its Aetna Business Unit. She has served in this position since November 2018. Ms. Lynch served as President of Aetna, Inc., a diversified health care benefits company, from 2014 until CVS Health's acquisition of Aetna in November 2018. She served as Executive Vice President of Aetna’s Local and Regional business from 2013 to 2014 and Executive Vice President of Aetna’s Specialty Products business from 2012 to 2013. Ms. Lynch served as President of Magellan Health Services Inc., a health care management company, from 2009 to 2012. Ms. Lynch began her career as a Certified Public Accountant at auditing firm Ernst & Young LLP.
Skills and qualifications:
Financial reporting and accounting: Ms. Lynch’s past experience as a CPA and public company auditor provides valuable financial reporting and accounting expertise to our Board.
Financial services industry expertise: Ms. Lynch’s extensive insurance industry experience provides her with valuable financial services industry expertise.
Risk management: Ms. Lynch contributes valuable risk management expertise in the financial services industry through her experience leading a large health care benefits company.
Chair of the Audit Committee
Member of the Compensation and Human Resources Committee