Humana Inc. (a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company) announced August 21 that Frank Bisignano has been elected as a member of the company’s board of directors.
Bisignano, 58, is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of First Data, a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions. Since joining First Data in 2013, he has been instrumental in transforming the company from its position as a traditional payment processor into a technology innovator, industry collaborator and commerce enabler.
Prior to his tenure at First Data, Bisignano was co-Chief Operating Officer for J.P. Morgan Chase and Chief Executive Officer of its Mortgage Banking unit. Earlier in his career, he held several executive roles at Citigroup that included serving on the bank’s management committee.
“Frank is a proven business leader who understands the importance of technology as a solution to complex problems, which is a key part of Humana’s strategy to integrate a fragmented health care system through leveraging technology,” said Humana Chairman of the Board Kurt J. Hilzinger. “We believe this integration sits at the heart of a health care system that considers and cares for the ‘whole person’ while delivering true value. The depth and breadth of Frank’s experiences and insights will serve our Board of Directors well.”
Bisignano’s election brings the number of Humana directors to 11.