Troy McQuagge, the Chief Executive Officer of one of the biggest insurance holding companies in the U.S. (USHEALTH Group), emerged the gold winner in the 2016 One Planet Awards. The awards program is renowned worldwide for honoring business excellence in various fields and industries. Any organization in any sector of business, globally, can submit their nomination to one of the categories available.
McQuagge joined USHEALTH Group in 2010. He did not waste any time in beginning the process of turning the company’s fortunes around. He was first tasked with rebuilding its redistribution agency, USHEALTH Advisors. His efforts to turn around the company saw him promoted to the position of President and CEO of the entire group four years later. Since he took over as the CEO, USHEALTH Group has recorded unprecedented profitability and growth in the individual health insurance sector.
McQuagge said that he was quite honored to be the recipient of such a prestigious global award. However, he noted that the award was not just his. Rather, it was the result of the collective efforts of everyone at USHEALTH Group. He said that it was proof that his company’s commitment to the provision of affordable health was working. The company uses a model of healthcare coverage where clients’ coverage grow in proportion to their increasing healthcare needs.
Troy A. McQuagge is the Chief Executive Officer of USHEALTH Group, Inc.; he also serves as the president of the company and sits on its Board of Directors. He joined the group’s subsidiary, USHEALTH Advisors, in July 2010 as CEO and President. He helped revive the company and turn it into a respected and revered global advisor of insurance products and one of USHEALTH Group’s most profitable businesses.
In November 2013, after his successes at USHEALTH Advisors, McQuagge was given a promotion and became the group’s Executive Vice President as well as its Chief Marketing Officer. The next year, on June 2014, he became the new USHEALTH Group Inc. CEO and President. In his new position, he oversees all operations of the group and all its subsidiary companies.