Jim Foreman is a Senior Advisor to Lightyear Fund V, L.P. and its parallel investment vehicles.
Mr. Foreman brings extensive leadership and knowledge of the healthcare industry with a focus on insurance, benefits, and payments related to Fund V’s investment themes, including the consumerization of healthcare payments and insurance and the digitization of financial products and services.
Mr. Foreman has more than 30 years of experience as a senior executive with the legacy companies of Willis Towers Watson where he served as a member of the Executive Committee, leader of the Americas, and a past Board member. Mr. Foreman formed and led Exchange Solutions which acquired Extend Health, the largest private Medicare exchange in the United States at the time.
Mr. Foreman also served as an Executive Vice President of National Accounts, Global Benefits, Group Insurance and Government, Labor and Medicaid for Aetna. He was also a member of the Executive Committee.
Mr. Foreman serves as Chairman of HPOne (a portfolio company of Lightyear Fund IV, L.P.) and currently sits on the Board of Directors of Alegeus (a former portfolio company of Lightyear Fund III, L.P.), ConsumerMedical, and Centivo. Mr. Foreman has also served on numerous philanthropic boards, including for the Joffrey Ballet and the Employee Benefits Research Institute.
Mr. Foreman holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles in Business-Economics and studied international business at the University of Melbourne.