President & Chief Executive Officer

Ray August

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Ray August

Ray August, who has been president and chief executive officer of Benefitfocus since January 2018, leads a team of over 2,000 Benefitfocus associates who deliver technology innovation to the U.S. health care and benefits market. Prior to his current role, August served as Benefitfocus' chief operating officer starting August 2014 and was promoted to president and chief operating officer in March 2015. Before joining Benefitfocus, August served as the general manager of the Financial Services Group of Computer Sciences Corp., or CSC (now DXC Technology Co. (NYSE: DXC)), starting October 2012. From March 2008 to September 2012, he served as president of CSC Financial Services Group. Since July 2013, he has served as a member of the Executive Advisory Council for Arthur Ventures Private Equity Fund. August holds a Bachelor of Science in accounting and management science from the University of South Carolina.