Marti Nyman is the Vice President, Business Development and Commercialization for UnitedHealthcare, responsible for the growth and successful scaling of high impact innovative products and services.  Prior to UnitedHealthcare, Marti was the Chief Client Development Officer for Ulteig Engineers, Inc., where he oversaw the development and growth of new and existing clients across four major market segments.  Other experiences include – Director of Strategy and Innovation at UnitedHealth Group, as well as founding Altavail Partners, LLC – a consulting firm based in Minneapolis, MN, focused on the creation of new growth businesses within established and startup organizations.  Before launching Altavail Partners, Marti created and ran Best Buy’s Venture Capital practice, generating over $40MM in new growth during his tenure.  Marti’s expertise includes strategy development, venture capital, new venture creation (M&A, Joint Ventures, Strategic Alliances), sales and marketing and operations management.  His experience includes leadership roles at Best Buy, ADC, Ericsson and GE.  Marti is also an instructor at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management, specializing in graduate studies in entrepreneurship and business formation.