Leadership Team

Harry Wilson

Chief Executive Officer and Director

Chief Executive Officer and Director

Harry Wilson assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Genesis HealthCare in March 2021. Mr. Wilson spent his early career as an investor at some of the nation’s top financial firms, including Blackstone, Silver Point Capital, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, and Goldman Sachs, working primarily to invest in and to improve companies. In 2009, Mr. Wilson served as a Senior Advisor in the United States Department of the Treasury as one of four leaders on the Auto Task Force, which successfully restructured General Motors and Chrysler. In 2011, Mr. Wilson founded MAEVA Group, LLC, which focuses primarily on transforming businesses and creating long-term successes in challenging circumstances.

Mr. Wilson currently serves on the board of Horizon Global. He has also served on the boards of public companies Visteon Corporation (2011-2020), Sotheby’s (2014-2019), Yahoo! (2012-2013) and YRC Worldwide (2011-2014), among others. Mr. Wilson is active in philanthropic and policy circles. He served as a Presidential Appointee to the Advisory Committee of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), and serves on several not-for-profit boards, including Youth, INC. Mr. Wilson earned an A.B. in government from Harvard and an MBA from Harvard Business School.