NU Online News Service, May 23, 2003, 11:48 a.m. EDT – UICI, North Richland Hills, Texas, says it is bringing William Gedwed back to revamp its operations.
Gedwed, a former UICI executive vice president, will replace Gregory Mutz as the company’s president and chief executive officer.
Gedwed will be responsible for putting more emphasis on UICI’s niche health insurance business, UICI says.
Mutz, who will become the company’s vice chairman, will be responsible for supervising and assessing the other businesses, and for handling “strategic initiatives,” the company says.
Ronald Jensen, the company’s founder and chairman, will continue to be its chairman.