FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2018
HealthSavings Administrators Welcomes Dean Mason As CEO
Richmond, Virginia: HealthSavings Administrators announced that Dean Mason has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective May 14, 2018. HealthSavings is one of the top 15 largest health savings account (HSA) providers nationwide in accounts and assets.
Mason brings to HealthSavings more than 15 years of experience with HSAs and other consumer healthcare accounts. He has a proven track record in the healthcare arena including prior CEO positions at 2 of the 3 largest HSA Companies. In 2013, he was named President and CEO of Acclaris, a leading software provider for HSAs and other healthcare accounts. Two years later, he guided Acclaris’ acquisition by Willis Towers Watson and assumed a leadership role within the company.
Prior to joining Acclaris, Mason served as CEO of HSA Bank, a well-known HSA custodian. In his time there, he led an operational, financial, and organizational transformation that highly accelerated the company’s growth and greatly expanded its value.
“I’m convinced Dean will be an integral addition to the HealthSavings team and a vital asset to the company,” said Pat Jarrett, Co-founder and Executive Chairman of HealthSavings. “As we continue to position HSAs as part of a comprehensive retirement strategy, Dean’s experience, ideas, and leadership will be invaluable.”
Mason’s goals for the organization include inspiring growth through HSA education and further investing in a streamlined, easy-to-use platform.
“I look forward to building upon HealthSavings’ foundation of strong customer service and top-notch HSA education and products,” Mason said. “To propel the organization forward, we’ll also focus our energy on the technology supporting our HSAs as well as the developing new distribution channels for our investment focused HSA offering”
Mason has a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Yale University and holds a U.S. Patent for “dynamic load balancing in a heterogeneous LAN environment.”
About HealthSavings Administrators
HealthSavings helps clients prepare for life’s changing health and financial needs with investment health savings accounts (HSAs). The company got its start in 1996 as a medical savings account (MSA) administrator and shifted focus to HSAs after the legislation enacting HSAs passed in January 2004. The company manages nearly $700 million in investments with clients in all 50 states, including employer groups, brokers, financial advisors and individual investors. Known as “the investor’s HSA,” HealthSavings has been consistently recognized as one of the best values in HSAs with mentions in Forbes, Money magazine, TheWall Street Journal, Kiplinger’s and Reuters as well as various online publications. Learn more at HealthSavings.com.