Paladin poaches United Healthcare CEO for new division


Paladin poaches United Healthcare CEO for new division

Tyler Olson

Paladin Healthcare, an investor that makes private equity, structured debt, and real estate investments in the healthcare sector, has appointed Henry Loubet as chief executive officer (CEO) of Paladin Healthcare Alliance.

As CEO of Paladin Healthcare Alliance, Loubet will apply his expertise, leadership and vision of the healthcare industry to head this new division of Paladin Healthcare.

Paladin Healthcare Alliance is responsible for the development of a comprehensive risk-based managed care platform, an affiliated physician alignment strategy, and architecting a community-centric integrated healthcare delivery system to expand equal access to quality healthcare services in underrepresented and disadvantaged communities.

Loubet has extensive experience in executive-level managed healthcare, hospital administration, technology and pharmacy. He previously served as CEO of United Healthcare’s Western Region with responsibility for 1.6 million members in 10 western states.

Loubet has served and currently serves on many Boards of Directors of leading healthcare and philanthropic organizations, including Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA), Gem Care Health Plan, MCS IPA, Ace Kids Golf Foundation, and Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Joel Freedman, Paladin’s president, said: "I am thrilled to welcome Henry to Paladin and have him serve as CEO of the Paladin Healthcare Alliance. I cannot think of anyone who has the breadth of knowledge, expertise, vision and success that Henry has achieved in the healthcare space.

“From his prior experience as CEO of United Healthcare’s Western Region, president of Health Net and chief strategy officer at Keenan, Henry is the ideal leader to guide Paladin Healthcare Alliance in today’s rapidly changing healthcare environment."

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