Mike DeBelle to Lead Optimity Advisors’ North American Healthcare Practice

Optimity Advisors

Expanded responsibilities include building out the firm’s global life sciences practice


WASHINGTON, D.C.  (May 4, 2018) – Optimity Advisors, a global management consulting firm, announced today that Mike DeBelle will lead the firm’s North American healthcare practice while also supporting the firm’s build-out of its global life sciences practice. DeBelle, who holds the distinction of being the first hire at Optimity, has nearly 20 years of experience working on large scale transformation initiatives in the rapidly evolving global healthcare market.  

“Mike is a respected and exemplary leader, known for his ability to innovate and operationalize customer-centric healthcare and managed care strategies and operations,” said Rick McNabb, CEO of Optimity Advisors. “Over the years he has played a critical role in the positive outcomes of transformation initiatives with our clients. He leads by example, living the principles of this organization and inspiring his teams.”

DeBelle’s experience covers a wide range of disciplines and organizations including Pharmacy Services, Behavioral Health, Medical Management, Consumer Engagement, and Core Administrative Operations. Throughout his career, DeBelle has helped clients navigate change, mitigate risk and implement growth strategies to succeed in an industry that is re-inventing itself. 

“It has been a rewarding experience to be part of the Optimity team and work alongside some of the best-in-class consultants to support our clients’ objectives and help them put knowledge to action for their success,” said DeBelle. “I am looking forward to sharing more of these opportunities with both the healthcare and life sciences teams.”

In addition to leading the U.S. healthcare practice, DeBelle will work with fellow Optimity partner Alessandro Buccella to grow the firm’s global life science industry practice with a focus on helping clients identify and engage audiences through thoughtful and compliant multi-channel communication strategies. 


About Optimity Advisors
Optimity Advisors is a global management consulting firm that helps companies design and implement new strategies, products, services, processes, business models and applications that transform business. With nine worldwide offices, the Optimity Advisors team works to design the future state in a hyper-connected world. Our consultants work to implement human-based, technology solutions to help companies operate efficiently, grow sustainably and create amazing customer experiences. Find out more at www.optimityadvisors.com.

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