Amir Eftekhari


Mr. Eftekhari is President of HealthEZ. He also serves as President of America's PPO, the nation's first Preferred Provider Organization (PPO). His experience in managed care began more than 32 years ago at Brim & Associates where he served as a Fiscal Technician and Consultant. He moved to MetroCare National in Portland, Oregon in 1984 to work on PPO development for Lincoln National Insurance Company.

He has held senior executive positions with EBP HealthPlans; August Healthcare Services, Inc; NRI Insurance Services; and First Health, with responsibilities in all aspects of managed care, including operations, sales and marketing, and medical management services.

Amir earned his Accounting degree and his MBA from the University of Portland in 1982 and 1984 respectively. He is the father of two sons, Reza and Omead.