Matthew Peterson

Matthew Peterson

CEO Ancillary and Individual/CAO, UnitedHealthcare Commercial
Biography

Biography

Matt Peterson is the CEO of Ancillary and Individual of the UnitedHealthcare Commercial segment. Mr. Peterson is responsible for overseeing UnitedHealth One, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life, Financial Protection, UMR and All Savers lines of business. Earlier in his tenure with United, he held positions in Specialized Care Services (n/k/a Optum Health) and Human Capital. He originally joined the organization as a Director of Corporate Development at UnitedHealth Group specializing in mergers and acquisitions and integration. He is also the President of the UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation, a 501c(3) public charity dedicated to advancing health care to underprivileged children in the United States.

Mr. Peterson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Management from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota and a Master of Business Administration degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.

Education

MBA, Vanderbilt, 1994