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Aria Sameni


Aria is the Senior Vice President of Partner Success at CVS Accountable Care, focusing on driving client partnerships and performance. In this role, he oversees the executive client management organization of Regional Vice Presidents and supporting functions at CVS Accountable Care, specializing in helping providers successfully manage populations in risk-based contracts. This includes optimizing the existing MSSP business and exploring new risk-based businesses and services.

Aria brings more than a decade of value-based shared savings experience from UnitedHealth Group, at Optum and UHC. Serving in leadership roles designing payer incentives, managing embedded and interoperable care delivery programs, creating value-based solution strategies, and driving client growth, he gained a diverse perspective on various components of the healthcare landscape. In his prior role, Aria led a team focused on delivering risk and quality performance, including payer risk/gain-share programs, care delivery collaborations, provider interoperability, workflow optimization, and prospective and retrospective program ideation and execution across 100K+ Provider Organizations and 30MM+ Lives. 

Aria holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Florida and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Minnesota.