About Independence Blue Cross

Mike Sullivan Senior Vice President and President of Diversified Business

Mike Sullivan
Mike Sullivan is senior vice president and president of Diversified Business at Independence Health Group (Independence). He joined Independence in 2015, bringing an extensive history of health care experience in both sales and leadership positions to his role with the company.

Mr. Sullivan has overall profit-and-loss responsibilities, commercial business operations, and providing the strategic leadership for long-term growth for Independence’s diversified businesses.

Before joining Independence, Mr. Sullivan was the CEO of HM Insurance Group, CEO of United Concordia, and president of Health Markets at Highmark, Inc.

In addition to his leadership roles, Mr. Sullivan serves on the boards of Visitation BVM and the Pennsylvania Ballet. He is also a member of the 2019 Philadelphia Heart Walk Executive Leadership Team for the American Heart Association.

Mr. Sullivan graduated from Williams College in 1988, earning his bachelor’s degree in political science.