INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP) today announced the appointment of John Langenus as senior vice president and president and CEO of its Anthem National Accounts division, effective Feb. 25, 2008.
In his new role as president and CEO of Anthem National Accounts, Langenus will be responsible for customer relationships and continued growth of Anthem National Accounts, which currently serves more than 10.9 million members.
"John's experience working with large accounts, along with his excellent reputation in the market, his focus on the customer and his passion for health care will enhance our already strong National Accounts team," said Ken Goulet, president and CEO of WellPoint's Commercial Business unit.
Langenus is joining Anthem National Accounts from Coventry Healthcare, where he served as president of Group Healthcare for more than two years. Prior to his role at Coventry, he held leadership positions at Evolution Benefits and Cigna Healthcare, where he held increasingly responsible roles, including senior vice president of the National Market Segment.
Langenus received his MBA from the University of Hartford, and prior to that, was a captain in the US Marine Corps.
About WellPoint, Inc.
WellPoint's mission is to improve the lives of the people it serves and
the health of its communities. WellPoint, Inc. is the largest health
benefits company in terms of commercial membership in the United States.
Through its nationwide networks, the company delivers a number of leading
health benefit solutions through a broad portfolio of integrated health
care plans and related services, along with a wide range of specialty
products such as life and disability insurance benefits, pharmacy benefit
management, dental, vision, behavioral health benefit services, as well as
long term care insurance and flexible spending accounts. Headquartered in
Indianapolis, Indiana, WellPoint is an indepe
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