Cigna taps Aetna executive for US tri-state market


Cigna taps Aetna executive for US tri-state market

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Health insurer Cigna Corporation has named David Kobus as president for its tri-state market, in which he will oversee the company's business in New York, New Jersey and Southern Connecticut.

Kobus joins Cigna after a decade at Aetna, where he most recently served as executive director for the New York market.

In his new role at Cigna, Kobus will be responsible for further strengthening the company’s position as a differentiated health service partner that helps health care professionals deliver better outcomes, improves affordability and provides meaningful experience to its local customers and clients.

He will also be responsible for driving profitable growth for the organization through direct oversight of Cigna's people, strategy, structure and processes.

"David is a great addition to the Cigna team,” said Michael Triplett, president, of US markets for Cigna. "He’s an experienced industry veteran and highly motivational leader who immediately strengthens Cigna's ability to deliver on our mission of improving the health, well-being and sense of security of the people we serve."

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