Population health management specialists eQHealth Solutions has named Glen J. Golemi, former chief executive officer of UnitedHealthcare’s Gulf States Region, as the organization’s new president and CEO.

Golemi has more than 30 years of health care and insurance experience, including 10 years as the head of Unitedhealthcare’s Gulf States region. At UnitedHealthcare, Golemi managed $5 billion in medical expenditures for more than 1.5 million people.

Golemi succeeds Edie Castillo as the head of eQHealth. The Baton Rouge-based company declined to comment on Castillo’s departure.