Mindy Kairey, based in Chicago, advises clients across a range of areas within our Healthcare Sector. A selected list of clients includes Major Health Plans (Anthem, Aetna), Providers (Cleveland Clinic, El Camino Hospital), Specialty Services (DaVita, Magellan), Academic Medical Centers (UCLA, UAB, Rush) and Associations (AMA, AAMC). As a business strategist and senior leader in the healthcare market, Mindy has over 20 years of experience providing her deep expertise and a strong network of colleagues.
Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, she was most recently with MSK Ventures as a Business Advisor, where Mindy counseled private equity firms, new business ventures and traditional healthcare corporations. Previously, Mindy spent seven years as a Partner in the Health and Life Sciences Practice at Oliver Wyman, a management-consulting firm. Earlier, Mindy spent 14 years with Hewitt Associates where her most recent role was the Global Practice Leader, Health and Welfare Outsourcing. During that time she led a $1B business providing enrollment and eligibility management services for Fortune 1000 companies.
Mindy began her career as a National Fellow for Healthcare Leadership, where she spent one year learning from the CEO of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and one year in the strategy department of a community hospital. Mindy is passionate about healthcare and serves as a member of the Midwest Board of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.
Mindy received her B.Sc. from Pennsylvania State University and her Masters of Science in Gerontology and Masters of Science in Public Health from the University of Southern California.