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CEO Spotlight: Karen Lynch, EVP of Aetna, then President of CVS, now CEO CVS.

Karen S. Lynch is a respected leader in the healthcare industry, and she has made a significant impact on the success of CVS Health. As the CEO of CVS, she is responsible for leading a team of over 300,000 employees and driving the company's strategic growth initiatives. Lynch joined CVS Health in 2018 as Executive Vice President of Aetna, where she was responsible for leading the integration of Aetna into CVS Health. In just two years, she successfully completed the integration and was appointed President of CVS Health in November 2020. Just a few months later, in February 2021, she was appointed CEO, succeeding Larry Merlo. Under Lynch's leadership, CVS Health has continued to innovate and expand its services to meet the evolving needs of its customers. During the COVID-19 pandemic, CVS Health played a crucial role in expanding access to testing and vaccines. The company opened up thousands of testing sites across the country, and it has administered millions of COVID-19 vacc