Derek Bridges / President, Channel Development

As President of Benefit Management, Derek Bridges provides strategic leadership for the company and ensures that company financial objectives are met. In his role as President of Payor, Employer and Consultant Channels for ValueHealth, he also oversees Vice Presidents and Sales Directors of market development within the channel development organization for ValueHealth and ensures strategic management, employee development and sales success with targeted payors, employers and brokers.

Prior to joining Benefit Management and ValueHealth, Mr. Bridges was CEO of Next Level HealthCare, where he advised large health plans and health systems on value-based care solutions and consulted and invested in technology firms that could improve patient outcomes at a lower cost.