Charles Beckman


Charles began his career with Humana in 1994 as a management trainee. During his 19 years with the company, Charles has held a variety of roles, including Network Development Specialist, Manager of Ancillary Networks, Director of Specialty Products, Director of Venture Capital, and currently Vice President of Corporate Development.

For the last decade, Charles has played a key role in Humana’s strategic investment activities. Serving as part of a team that reinvigorated Humana’s M&A function, he has led a group that had deployed more than $4 billion of capital. Connected closely to Humana’s strategy and operations leadership, Charles has consistently collaborated with key stakeholders to acquire assets that not only further Humana’s strategy but also fit within the company’s operating model.

Charles’ team led efforts to make major investments in Humana’s provider development initiative (Metcare, Concentra) as well as key capabilities within Humana’s integrated care model (SeniorBridge, Certify).

Charles received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Texas and his Master’s Degree from the University of Louisville. A Kentucky native, Charles lives in Louisville with his wife and two daughters.