Matthew J. Rhenish
President, National, and Specialty Markets Highmark Inc.
Matthew J. Rhenish is president of national and specialty markets for Highmark Inc.
In this role, he is responsible for commercial business in Delaware, West Virginia, and national accounts. He is also responsible for health plan sales operations, broker and producer administration and the pharmacy markets. Prior to this role, he served as president and chief operating officer of HM Insurance Group and pharmacy markets
Mr. Rhenish's areas of expertise include corporate strategy, market dynamics, consumer preferences, and research and analytic modeling.
Prior to joining HM, Mr. Rhenish held multiple positions at the consulting firm McKinsey and Company, where he worked closely with HM and Highmark to identify strategies related to health care reform. He also previously served as manager of corporate strategy at Cardinal Health, a multinational health care industry services provider.
Mr. Rhenish is actively involved with the work of the National Kidney Foundation, serving as a local board member and chair of the Kidney Walk in Pittsburgh.
Mr. Rhenish received his Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in finance from The Ohio State University.