Charles L. Wilkins

Charles Wilkins

Executive Vice President of Webster Bank and Webster Financial Corporation, Head of HSA Bank

Chad Wilkins is executive vice president and Head of HSA Bank for Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS) and Webster Bank. He joined HSA Bank in January of 2014. Since then, Chad has worked closely with HSA Bank leadership on several transformative initiatives including; a new brand promise, "Own Your Health," a new platform with Evolution1, new products (HRA, FSA, Commuter Benefits, and Defined Contribution), and more than 800,000 new HSA accounts with approximately $1.75B in deposits through the JP Morgan portfolio acquisition.

Previously, Chad managed a consulting practice specializing in healthcare and financial services. Before that, he was chief executive officer of OptumHealth Financial Services, a division of UnitedHealth Group in Minnesota. Chad began his career at US Bank’s Corporate Payment Systems in Minneapolis where he had roles of increasing responsibility over a 15-year period while helping to build one of the largest and most successful commercial payment groups in the banking industry.

He is an active volunteer with the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association.

Chad earned his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.