Steve Mo, PhD(莫升元博士)

Vice President of Operations and Market Strategy
UnitedHealth Group







Steven Mo received his B.S. in Biology from MIT and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Oxford University, where he is a Rhodes Scholar (first one from Taiwan). Prior to his current role, Steven co-founded a medical device start-up, researched at Harvard Medical School, and worked at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG). As a VP of Strategy at Optum/UnitedHealth Group (UHG), he leads and supports large cross-functional teams working on complex growth-related strategic initiatives and innovations. UHG is currently the largest healthcare company in America and the world in terms of revenue; UHG (2016 revenue: US$184 billion) = Optum ($83B) + UnitedHeatlhcare ($101B); while UHC does all health insurance, Optum is the largest healthcare IT/digital health company in America. In his career, Steven has advised senior executives at Fortune 500 healthcare and technology companies on innovation, R&D, operating models, and go-to-market strategies.