Sam Glick is a Partner in Oliver Wyman’s Health and Life Sciences practice, leading relationships with clients on the West Coast. He focuses on consumer-centric healthcare, working with leading providers, health plans, employers, enablement companies, retailers, and venture capital firms to find innovative, engaging ways to bend trend.  He is an author of several recent Oliver Wyman points of view, including A Billion-Dollar Decision: Charting a New Course for US Healthcare Benefits and Private Exchanges Change the Game.  Sam also leads Oliver Wyman’s provider commercialization research and intellectual capital development efforts.

Sam has been invited to speak at a number of events for healthcare senior executives and board members, including the American Hospital Association (AHA) Leadership Summit, the AHA Center for Healthcare Governance Symposium, the Council on Employee Benefits Annual Conference, the Accountable Care Congress, the Integrated Healthcare Association annual board retreat, the CAPG Healthcare Conference, the Leadership Institute roundtable, and the UnitedHealth Group Smart Circle series.  He is quoted regularly in both the industry and popular press.

Previously, Sam was in the high-tech strategy practice at Accenture.  Prior to that, he led global business strategy, new offer development, merger, acquisition, and divestiture activities at Mercer. He also spent six years as the founder and chief executive of Algebra Online, a web-based educational services business.

Sam received his BA with honors in economics from Pomona College, and was a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar and North American Postgraduate Scholar in the MSc program in economics at the University of Warwick. He is chair-elect of the Pomona College Board of Trustees.

Sam lives in San Francisco with his wife, Emily.

Speaker Topics

  • Consumerism and Retail Health Care
  • Delivering Value through Delivery System Innovation
  • Future of Health Care
  • Organizational Culture
  • Positioning for the New Insurance Markets
  • Service Excellence
  • Strategic Planning

Speaker Type

  • Group Facilitator
  • Keynote Presenter
  • Presentation Moderator