Ramón Ruiz Comas
Deputy Executive Director
Mr. Ruiz-Comas serves as Deputy Executive Director for the Board. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Ruiz-Comas had a distinguished 25-year career at Triple-S Management Corporation, an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. It is one of the leading players in the managed care industry in Puerto Rico.
He joined Triple-S Management Corp. in 1990 as VP of Finance, held numerous positions over the ensuing decade, and was named Chief Executive Officer in 2002.
Under his leadership, Mr. Ruiz-Comas engineered Triple-S’ transition from a not-for-profit entity to a for-profit company, culminating in the successful December 2007 initial public offering and simultaneous listing on the New York Stock Exchange. Moreover, he oversaw the streamlining of the Company’s dual-capital structure, which helped to increase the trading liquidity of the listed securities and provided for the orderly disposition of the shares into the market.
Aside from his business accomplishments, throughout his career Ruiz-Comas has been actively involved in the local community, having served as Chairman of the local chapter of the United Way and the University of Sacred Heart in Puerto Rico.