Richard Barasch

Richard Barasch

Universal American CEO

Richard Barasch has worked hard to attain his position as Universal American CEO, Board Chairman, and President. Richard Barasch graduated from Swarthmore College and Columbia University Law School, giving him the background he needed in order to be successful in the business world of insurance.

Beginning in 1988,, Richard Barasch served as Director of Universal American Corp, and then Director of American Progressive a few years later. He then eventually became a co-CEO and co-President at American Pioneer Life Insurance Company, a division of Universal American Corp. Richard Barasch then went on to become Chairman and CEO of American Progressive Life and Health Insurance Company of New York and then finally CEO of Universal American Corp.