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Rick Schlesinger

Senior Partner

Rick Schlesinger, a director in McKinsey’s New Jersey office, has extensive experience in healthcare, where he has focused his efforts for the past 30-plus years. He spends the majority of his time working with health plans, PBMs, and hospitals systems on issues of strategy, performance improvement, and organization.

In addition to consulting, Rick was chief marketing officer and ran the managed care operations for Empire BCBS. Also a venture capitalist for five years, he invested in startup and early-stage healthcare companies focused on disease management, practice management, and physician clinical decision support software.