Phil Harker is President of Leavitt Risk Partners. He is responsible for the general strategy, direction, and operations of the company. He brings over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry primarily focused on the development and implementation of shared-risk models.
Prior to joining Leavitt Risk Partners, Phil led the Client Relations organization as a Senior Vice President at Rally Health where he played a key role in the rapid growth and ultimate sale of the company.
Earlier in his career, he worked as a senior vice president at UnitedHealth Group within the Ingenix/Optum business unit. Phil was the general manager of the Underwriting and Actuarial business within Optum and later joined the business development team where he was responsible for growth and retention for multiple businesses within the company resulting in a period of hyper-growth. In a previous role, Phil served as a management consultant with Deloitte and Touche Consulting Group where he worked with senior business leaders to implement growth strategies in the healthcare industry.
Phil holds a master’s degree in business administration from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and a bachelor’s in electrical engineering from Brigham Young University.