G.T. Sweeney has been Healthfirst’s Chief Information Officer since 2014, leading the Information Services department to help transform our business and tightly integrate our information systems to further our strategic goals.
G.T. came to Healthfirst with over 20 years of experience in the information technology field, with a continuous focus on ensuring the IT strategy aligns with company goals and strategy. He spent six years as the VP of Information Technology at Cigna, where he was responsible for managing core operations of all medical insurance platforms, as well as establishing a three-year strategy to overhaul all clinical systems. Before that, G.T. worked for Credit Suisse in a variety of IT roles including Chief Operating Officer of Technology Infrastructure Services and Head of Data Center Operations, where he played a critical role in centralizing IT across all Credit Suisse into a single 10,000+ person, $3 billion organization.
In 2011, G.T. was honored with the Cigna Global Volunteer of the Year Award for his decade-long efforts to improve the health and well-being of older adults in New York. He graduated from State University of New York at Albany, where he majored in mathematics and computer science.