Mitch Helfand has over 25 years experience in senior executive roles in a large health insurance system and as an officer of the general partner of a healthcare venture fund. Mitch is recognized for leadership, seasoned judgment and financial acumen in formulating and executing business strategy. He has a deep understanding of payer organizations and is experienced in accounting and finance, structuring business transactions, risk assessment, risk management, auditing, financial information systems, organization design and change management. He has led organizational transformation initiatives aligning talent, organization structure and service delivery to value dimensions around decision support and analysis, subject matter expertise and operational efficiency. Mitch has accelerated innovative emerging companies' ventures by addressing specific tactical questions, validating hypotheses around their business model and providing guidance on how to gain traction with organizations of interest. Mitch enables groups to quickly develop shared context, explore and select strategies for change and move to committed action.