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Dec 17, 2020 | Jake Espenlaub, Matt Mooney, Successful Placements, Tindall (Sewell) Hein

Benefitfocus continues to build its leadership team with the appointment of a Chief Information Officer

Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT), a benefits technology platform enabling rapid innovation for employers, health plans and consumers, has appointed Sean Wechter to Chief Information Officer.  In his role, Sean leads the design, development and implementation of internal systems for all associates. He works collaboratively with various stakeholders and senior decision-makers and is responsible for the company applications, infrastructure and IT help desk.

Sean joined Benefitfocus after working at industry-leading organizations such as PwC, Dell, Comcast and NBC. He has more than 20 years of technology leadership experience and has an MBA from Bentley College and a Bachelor of Science from Clarkson University.

In addition, ON Partners has collaborated with Benefitfocus over the past year on the appointment of John Thomas to the newly created role of chief data officer, and the appointment of Ravi Metta to the newly created role of executive vice president, product and engineering.

About Benefitfocus


Benefitfocus (NASDAQ: BNFT) unifies the entire U.S. benefits industry on a single technology platform to protect consumers for life. Our powerful cloud-based software, data-driven insights and thoughtfully-designed services enable employers, insurance brokers, health plans and suppliers to simplify the complexity of benefits administration and deliver health, wealth, property and lifestyle products through a world-class benefits experience. Learn more at www.benefitfocus.com, LinkedIn and  Twitter.

About ON Partners


ON Partners propels an organization’s mission by building C-level and board leadership teams. Founded in 2006 by like-minded consultants as a values-driven alternative to the multi-service global firms they were leaving behind, ON delivers a better executive search experience. Named by Forbes as one of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms and to the Inc. 500/5000 Lists seven times, the firm is consistently ranked among the top 20 retained executive search firms in the U.S.

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