Express Scripts CEO aims to keep Anthem as a customer
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts Holding Co's (ESRX.O: Quote) top executive said on Tuesday that despite its contract dispute with Anthem Inc (ANTM.N: Quote) over pharmaceutical price cuts Anthem says it is owed, it aims to keep the health insurer as a customer.
"We want to make clear that we are confident that we have negotiated in good faith," Express Scripts Chief Executive Officer George Paz said during a conference call with analysts to discuss the company's first-quarter earnings, which were announced Monday evening.
(Reporting by Caroline Humer; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)
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