Bernard J. Tyson is the chairman and CEO of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals — known as Kaiser Permanente, one of America’s leading integrated health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. With annual operating revenue of nearly $80 billion, Kaiser Permanente serves 12.3 million members in eight states and the District of Columbia. Under Tyson’s leadership, Kaiser Permanente continues to lead and set the expectation for delivering affordable, accessible, high-quality health care and improving the health of its members and the 68 million residents in its communities. Time has listed him on its list of the most influential people in the world and named him one of the Health Care 50. In addition, he has been named by Modern Healthcare as one of the most influential people in health care for 5 consecutive years. Tyson serves on the board of directors of the American Heart Association and Salesforce. He is also Deputy Chairman of the Americas of the International Federation of Health Plans, and is a steward of the World Economic Forum’s Global Challenge on the Future of Health.
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