Chris Heye, PhD
Chris Heye, PhD, is the CEO and Founder of Whealthcare Solutions, Inc. and Whealthcare Planning LLC. Dr. Heye is a technology entrepreneur who writes, researches and speaks on subjects that reside at the intersection of health, personal finance and longevity. He helped design and manage a clinical study conducted at the Massachusetts General Hospital that investigated the behavioral and cognitive underpinnings of sound financial decision-making. The results of that study serve as the foundation for Whealthcare’s innovative applications that enable adults and their families to more effectively plan for health- and longevity-related financial risks.
Dr. Heye is a regular columnist for the Journal of Financial Planning and is a Research Fellow at the Alliance for Lifetime Income. He received his BA from Wesleyan University and PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where he also completed a post-doctoral program at the MIT Industrial Performance Center.