Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, CVS Health
Shawn Guertin is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of CVS Health. In this role, Guertin is responsible for all aspects of the company’s financial strategy and operations, including accounting and financial reporting, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, treasury and capital planning, investments, risk management, tax, budgeting and planning, and procurement.
Prior to joining CVS Health, Guertin spent eight years at Aetna where he was Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Enterprise Risk Officer. Guertin was the architect of the company's finance strategy during a period of rapid growth and transformation. He helped Aetna enter new markets and grow through expansion and acquisitions and was a key leader in shaping and affecting the merger with CVS Health in 2018. During his time in the role, Guertin was consistently recognized by Institutional Investor magazine as a top CFO.
Earlier in his career, Guertin served as executive vice president, CFO, treasurer and chief actuary of Coventry Health Care. He has also served in leadership roles at United HealthCare and The Travelers.
Guertin is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and holds a B.A. from Boston University. He is an active supporter of Memorial Sloan Kettering and other charitable causes.