Chibueze Okey Agba

EVP & Chief Financial Officer
Hartford HealthCare

Chibueze Okey Agba brings a deep and varied professional background and an expansive
and diverse perspective to his role as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He has served at major academic medical centers — both internationally and across the eastern seaboard.

Since 2016, Okey has served as a Chief Financial Officer for Cleveland Clinic — first in the Clinic’s extensive center in Abu Dhabi, the first integrated health delivery system in the United Arab Emirates; and more recently for Cleveland Clinic’s Florida region, which includes five acute-care hospitals, 32 outpatient centers, as well as ambulatory and urgent care operations.

Previously, he was Senior Vice President, CFO and Treasurer at Tufts Medical Center and Floating Hospital for Children in Boston. Prior to Tufts, he was the Associate Dean of Finance and CFO for Harvard Medical School. He has also held executive finance positions at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital in Boston, and the Massachusetts-based Partners Healthcare System.

Okey earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southwestern Louisiana, and his Master of Business Administration from Mercer University in Atlanta. He has completed further executive education at the Harvard School of Business.

The CFO’s role is one of great responsibility and accountability. As executive vice president and CFO, he has responsibility and accountability for HHC’s financial strategies, operating and capital budgets, financial planning and reporting, investments, accounting, treasury, tax, ITS, insurance and revenue-cycle operations.



About Hartford HealthCare
With more than 41,000 colleagues, Hartford HealthCare’s unified culture enhances access, affordability, equity and excellence. Its care-delivery system — with nearly 500 locations serving 185 towns and cities — includes two tertiary-level teaching hospitals, an acute-care community teaching hospital, an acute-care hospital and trauma center, three community hospitals, a behavioral health network, a multispecialty physician group, a clinical care organization, a regional home care system, an array of senior care services, a mobile neighborhood health program and a comprehensive physical therapy and rehabilitation network. On average, Hartford HealthCare touches more than 23,000 lives every single day. The unique, system-wide Institute Model offers a unified high standard of care in crucial specialties at hospital and ambulatory sites across Connecticut offering unparalleled expertise at the most affordable cost.

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