CVS Well being has named Shawn Guertin as govt vice chairman and chief monetary officer, returning to a role he was headed for when the pharmacy chain purchased Aetna three years in the past.
Guertin, who’s 57 years previous, was a “key chief in shaping and affecting the merger with CVS Well being in 2018,” the corporate mentioned Tuesday in asserting his return, which is able to take impact Might 28. Guertin stepped away from his CFO duties practically three years in the past for “private and household causes,” CVS said at the time.
Guertin was properly revered as Aetna’s CFO by Wall Road analysts and buyers throughout his eight-year run on the well being insurer as govt vice chairman, chief monetary officer and chief enterprise danger officer.
“Shawn is a unprecedented chief with a confirmed observe document of growing monetary methods to assist corporations drive transformation,” CVS Well being President and CEO Karen Lynch mentioned. “His deep and broad well being care expertise will probably be invaluable and I’m assured we’ll speed up our development, changing into an excellent larger a part of customers’ on a regular basis well being.”
Guertin will succeed Eva Boratto who’s leaving the corporate after an 11-year profession, CVS Well being mentioned.
“Eva served as CFO throughout a crucial time following the Aetna acquisition and did an impressive job supporting the mixing of the 2 corporations, managing our steadiness sheet, and serving to us lead through the pandemic,” Lynch mentioned. “Eva additionally drove our provider range efforts, garnering exterior recognition of our management.”