Sean Zhao

Co-Founder at CareForward Partners – former SVP of Cogitativo


  • Served as SVP and leader of the payer and provider markets at the healthcare ML/AI firm focused on clinical predictions to improve patient outcomes

McKinsey & Company

  • Former Associate Partner where he served as the Co-Leader of the Managed Medicaid Domain while also leader payer economics and resiliency research for the firm


  • Worked as a healthcare actuary and assisted with healthcare strategy and group benefits for large employers


  • Sean graduated first in his class at Bentley University and was the first person to graduate with a degree in Actuarial Science


  • Sean is a first-generation immigrant and currently lives in New York City