Chase Huey is the Executive Director, Innovation Studio, at RGAX, the wholly owned business innovation incubator of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA). He is responsible for developing and validating early-stage business concepts as they progress through the pipeline.
Chase has worked in a variety of industries, beginning his career in the non-profit sector managing mobile clinics throughout the state of Iowa focused on serving migrant farm workers. He then moved to St. Louis after being accepted into the Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs, during which time he led a number of initiatives for corporate and political organizations.
After completing the fellowship, Chase started a small project management consulting practice before taking a role as a director in clinical outreach and public health/at-risk population research with the Saint Louis University-sponsored clinic, Casa de Salud.
Chase has a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree from Carleton College, and later received his MBA from Washington University in St. Louis, studying Marketing and Entrepreneurship. During his graduate studies, he completed consulting practicums for start-ups in the U.S. and Israel. After graduating, he worked in technology business development and early-concept validation consulting before joining RGAX as an Entrepreneur in Residence and then becoming a full-time employee in 2016.