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Kurt Waltenbaugh, MBA

by Jasmine Phiri

February 25, 2021

Founder and CEO,
Carrot Health

Kurt Waltenbaugh is a serial entrepreneur with a career focused on the consumer: using data to predict and influence behavior. Understanding consumer behavior, Kurt has built successful analytic solutions, products, and companies in the health care, retail, education, and credentialing industries.

Kurt sold his previous companies to Oracle and Pearson Education. Most recently, Kurt was responsible for product strategy at Optum, Inc. (UnitedHealth Group), building data analytic businesses for the provider, payer, and employer markets.

When not working with customers, Kurt is with his wife, guiding their three children toward adulthood and planning their next winter camping trek into Minnesota’s Boundary Waters (BWCAW).