Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
The Cigna Group
David Cordani was appointed Chairman of the Board in January 2022. He has served as Chief Executive Officer of The Cigna GroupSM since 2009 and President since 2008. Since joining the company in 1991, Mr. Cordani has served in a number of senior leadership roles, including Chief Operating Officer; President, Cigna HealthcareSM; and Senior Vice President, Customer Segments and Marketing. During his tenure, The Cigna Group has grown into a Fortune 12 global health company with more than 189 million customer relationships and 70,000 co-workers around the world.
Mr. Cordani brings a deep understanding of customer engagement and brand building as well as of the critical role data analytics and digital capabilities play in the growth of the enterprise. He offers unique perspective and insight into the health services industry and the innovation of health care delivery models, and he is actively engaged in public policy in furtherance of the mission of The Cigna Group. Mr. Cordani leads the company in advancing its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) areas of focus, including expanding and accelerating efforts in support of sustainable health care, health equity, and enterprise diversity, equity, inclusion and equality. The progress of The Cigna Group has been recognized by a number of prominent organizations, including the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for six consecutive years. He is also the co-author of the best-selling book The Courage to Go Forward: The Power of Micro Communities.
Mr. Cordani currently serves in various capacities with the Achilles International Freedom Team of Wounded Veterans, The Cigna Group Foundation, and the David and Sherry Cordani Family Foundation. Mr. Cordani is an Executive Committee member of America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) and previously was appointed and served as Chair of the Board. With a commitment to international business relations, Mr. Cordani also served as Chairman of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.-Korea Business Council and on the U.S.-India Business Council Board of Directors.