Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Christopher Maffei has over 25 years of executive level healthcare leadership experience with Fortune 100 and private equity-backed companies, including several of the Nation’s largest Physician Practice Management Companies, Health Insurers, and Pharmacy Benefit Managers. He enjoys significant experience in M&A, as well as acquisition-related operations integration.
Mr. Maffei most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of Hospital Physician Partners (“HPP”), one of the Nation’s largest physician practice management companies that was backed by Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company. Mr. Maffei joined HPP in 2014 and was responsible for all finance and accounting operations of the company, including audit, cash management, FP&A, and commercial / managed care payor contracting. Mr. Maffei was integral in the successful scaling of the company prior to its exit, and he played a prominent role in HPP’s sale to Onex Corporation (TSX:ONEX).
Previously, Mr. Maffei served as Divisional CFO for Medco Health Solutions (NYSE:MHS) overseeing a diverse portfolio of subsidiaries, as well as M&A activities for the subsidiaries and participating in the company’s sale to Express Scripts (NASDAQ:ESRX). He also served as the Regional Financial Executive for the Atlantic Region of MEDNAX (NYSE:MD), a publicly traded National physician practice management company with a network of 1,500+ physicians across 30+ states and Puerto Rico. Mr. Maffei oversaw finance, operational improvements and was integral in his region’s aggressive M&A activities during his tenure.
Additionally, Mr. Maffei served in numerous leadership positions with UnitedHealthcare (NYSE: UNH), a National insurance and healthcare company. In addition to his SE Regional CFO role where he was responsible for financial operations and participating in M&A of regional managed care companies, in his most recent position at UnitedHealthcare, he was with Optum and responsible for operational integration of newly acquired entities and health cost quality and affordability programs.
Prior to his role at UnitedHealthcare, Mr. Maffei served in various leadership roles for CIGNA (NYSE: CI), another large managed care company, including Division Financial Officer of CIGNA Corporate Marketing and Director in the dental network division of CIGNA Dental.
Mr. Maffei obtained his BBA from University of Massachusetts Amherst and MBA degree from Seton Hall University. He also holds Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified in Financial Management (CFM) designations.