Neil de Crescenzo

Neil de Crescenzo is chief executive officer of Optum Insight. Neil leads teams working across multiple health care segments to provide administrative, clinical, and software, network, and data solutions. These solutions help people live healthier lives and make health care work better for everyone. 

Neil joined Optum through the acquisition of Change Healthcare, where he served as president and chief executive officer. Before joining Change Healthcare, Neil was senior vice president and general manager of Oracle’s Global Health Sciences business. Prior to joining Oracle, he spent a decade at IBM Corporation, including his last role as a senior executive for Global Healthcare Business Consulting Services. Earlier in his career, he held leadership positions in a major hospital system, a large multi-specialty group practice, and at a major health insurer.  

 Neil earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Yale University and an MBA from Northeastern University. He currently serves on the Advisory Board of the Middle Tennessee American Heart Association, the Board of Directors of the Nashville Health Care Council, and a member of the executive committee of the board of directors of the Healthcare Leadership Council. He is a member of the Aspen Group, a Trustee of the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board, and a member of the CED’s Healthcare and Technology & Innovation Committees.