Eric lefkofsky is one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world of medical technology. Eric is the chief executive officer and founder of Tempus, which is a company that provides tech solution to the medical industry. Eric studied at the University of Michigan where he graduated with a degree and later joined the University of Michigan law school for his Juris doctor. Before founding Tempus, Eric Lefkofsky has worked with different companies like a light bank where he was a founding partner. Also, Eric is the chairman and co-founder of Groupon, Media Ocean, Inner Workings, Echo Global Logistics, among other companies. One of the things that are similar in all the companies Eric worked with is that they all focus on using organization and scale to address problems have been solved before traditionally.
Eric Lefkofsky is also an author as he is the writer of accelerated disruption: understanding the true speed of innovation. In this book, Eric talks about business development in this era of modern technology and the several crucial stages of starting up a business. Eric is proud of he has achieved and shares his knowledge in business with university students at the University of Chicago, DePaul University and the North Western University Kellogg School. Recently Eric, together with Tempus, managed to develop a platform is focused on finding data, analysing as well as organizing both clinical and molecular information or data.
Eric main goal of creating this platform is help cancer patients around the globe get the best treatment as doctors can easily follow-up the patients conditions with an organized data. Eric Lefkofsky is also a philanthropist who is focused on giving back to the community. Recently Eric came up with Lefkofsky foundation, which is enhancing people’s lives through culture, art, medicine, as well as education. Eric works together with his wife when it comes to charity work to ensure that he positively impacts more lives in the community. Eric Lefkofsky is very successful in life due to his commitment, hard work, and passion towards his career.