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Business is brisk in the employee benefits and retirement business, and much is happening on the industry news side, as well as in organizations that intersect with employee benefits. Here’s an eclectic mix of promotions, hires, awards, settlements, partnerships and more:

UnitedHealth Group announced that Andrew Witty has been appointed CEO. Witty, who has led its Optum division will succeed Dave Wichmann. Dirk McMahon, who most recently led the insurance division, will become president and chief operating officer.

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C.J. Marwitz

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