John Fife, chairman of the Board, has been named as president and CEO of UAHC, succeeding William Brooks, who will continue to serve on the Board.

Fife has been named as president of Chicago Venture Management (CVM), the general partner of Chicago Venture Partners, a private equity fund based in Chicago.

UAHC said that Fife has extensive knowledge and experience in the healthcare industry, as well as in acquisitions, capital markets, finance, marketing, international business and entrepreneurship.

Robert Sullivan has been named chief financial officer and Treasurer of UAHC, succeeding Bill Dennis, who will continue to serve the company in a consulting capacity until the end of 2010, under senior management change.

UAHC also reported the phasing out of its headquarters office in Detroit, as the new senior management team will manage UAHC’s operations from offices located in Chicago.