Ken Goulet is a senior-level health care executive with 30+ years proven experience in growing and leading large health plan organizations. He has significant experience managing multi-billion-dollar P&L’s and consumer-focused service operations organizations. Goulet semi-retired in 2015 and has served as an investor, advisor and board member of several growth companies, as well as a board director for 3 public companies since retiring.
Previously, Goulet served as the executive vice president of Anthem Inc., and president of the company’s Commercial and Specialty Business division – the largest Commercial Business Division in the United States. He was responsible for the company’s Local business (including all state presidents, individual on and off exchange business, small group and large group business); National Accounts; and Specialty Products (including dental, vision, life, disability and workers’ compensation). He had P&L accountability for 30 million Medical members and 17.5 million Specialty members. His responsibilities included Strategy, Marketing, Product, Medical Management, Provider Engagement & Contracting and Service Operations.
Mr. Goulet successfully led Anthem through the industry’s turbulent transition to the Affordable Care Act, developing and executing the strategy and implementation of Public Exchanges, which put Anthem in the position as the largest and most profitable public carrier. In addition, he successfully advanced Provider Collaboration strategies across the enterprise; integrated and grew Anthem Specialty Companies and organically grew Anthem’s Commercial Business to the largest domestic Commercial business carrier.