Wayne S. DeVeydt serves as executive vice president and chief financial officer for WellPoint, Inc. Mr. DeVeydt became chief financial officer in May 2007 and is responsible for the following areas: treasury functions, such as capital planning, investments, and cash management; investor relations; corporate development (M&A); budgeting and forecasting; financial reporting; tax planning and compliance; accounting operations; procurement; and corporate real estate. In August 2009, Mr. DeVeydt assumed additional responsibilities over WellPoint’s Enterprise Risk Management; internal audit and compliance; the special investigations unit; and leadership over Federal Government Solutions.
Mr. DeVeydt joined WellPoint in March 2005 as senior vice president and chief accounting officer, responsible for the company’s accounting and financial reporting, tax, financial systems and shared services operations. Mr. DeVeydt assumed responsibility for investor relations and became chief of staff to the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 2006.
Prior to joining WellPoint, Mr. DeVeydt was a partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP. Since 1996 he served the firm in many leadership roles, including the lead engagement partner for a number of large, national managed care and insurance companies, including WellPoint Health Networks Inc. Mr. DeVeydt was the Financial Services Site Leader for both the St. Louis and Southern Illinois markets and served on the firm’s national Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 Advisory Committee.
Mr. DeVeydt is an active leader in his community and currently serves as a Board member of The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, the world’s largest children’s museum which serves over 1 million visitors annually.more » « less