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Robert E. Patricelli Edit Profile

Robert E. Patricelli, American health care company executive. Bar: New York 1967. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award Wesleyan University, 1986; Fulbright scholar University Paris, 1962.


Patricelli, Robert E. was born on December 9, 1939 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Leonard J. and Lydia E. Patricelli.


Bachelor of Arts with high honors, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1961;Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Harvard University, 1965.


White House fellow, unites states department State, Washington., 1965-1966;minority counsel, United States Senate Subcommittee Employment, Manpower and Poverty, Washington., 1966-1969;deputy assistant secretary, deputy undersecretary, Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Washington., 1969-1971;vice president, Greater Hartford Process, Devco, Connecticut, 1971-1975;administrator, Urban Mass Transportation Administration, unites states department Transportation, Washington, 1975-1977;vice president government relations, CIGNA Corporation, Hartford, Connecticut, 1977-1979;vice president, senior vice president, executive vice president corporation services, CIGNA Corporation, Hartford, Connecticut, 1979-1983;president affiliated business group, CIGNA Corporation, Hartford, Connecticut, 1983-1986;chairman, chief Executive officer, Value Health Inc., Avon, Connecticut, since 1987.


Board directors Hartford Hospital, since 1994, Health Spring, Inc., 1994-1995. Board directors United States Chamber of Commerce, since 1990, chairman health and employee benefits committee, 1990-1994. Trustee Northeast Utilities Corporation, since 1993, Wesleyan University, since 1993.

Member Institute of Medicine.


Married Margaret Patricelli. Children– Thomas, Alison.