Sarah London, Chief Executive Officer, Centene, Chief Executive Officer, Centene

Sarah London

Chief Executive Officer


Sarah London is the Chief Executive Officer of Centene Corporation, a diversified healthcare enterprise providing a portfolio of government-sponsored healthcare programs focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals to more than 26 million Americans.

Prior to her appointment as CEO, Ms. London served as Vice Chairman of the Company, and in her management role was responsible for a portfolio of companies independent of Centene's health plans, designing differentiated platform capabilities, and delivering industry-leading products and services to third-party customers. Ms. London previously served as the Company's Senior Vice President of Technology Innovation and Modernization, responsible for enterprise-wide technology strategy and execution with a focus on next-generation products and services.

Before joining Centene in 2020, Ms. London was a Partner at Optum Ventures, the venture capital arm of UnitedHealth Group. Prior to Optum Ventures, Ms. London served as Chief Product Officer for Optum Analytics, the business unit responsible for driving strategy and commercialization of Optum's integrated data and analytics solutions into the provider, payer and life sciences markets.

Ms. London previously served as Vice President of Client Services & Operations with Humedica, a venture-backed healthcare data and analytics company acquired by Optum in 2013.

Prior to joining Humedica, Ms. London was part of the team that launched Accretive Health's Quality & Total Cost of Care business, providing end-to-end population health strategy and operational consulting to leading medical centers around the country.

Ms. London began her healthcare career at Health Leads, a nationally-recognized social enterprise that partners with healthcare organizations to address social determinants of health by connecting patients to the community-based resources needed to support high-quality, cost-effective health outcomes.

Ms. London received an M.B.A. with High Honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a B.A. Magna Cum Laude in History & Literature from Harvard College, where she played Division I tennis.

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