Erick Lefkofsky is a self-made entrepreneur and an American by birth. He was born on September 2, 1969, in Detroit Michigan. He grew up and joined the University of Michigan where he graduated with a JD and BA from the University of Michigan School of Law. Erick Lefkofsky career has since grown and enabled him to gain massive experience from the positions he held.
Erick Lefkofsky is the current Chief Executive Officer of Tempus. He is also the firm’s chairperson and founder. Tempus is the leading healthcare company in the provision of technology-enabled Medicare. Tempus is headquartered in Chicago with branches in Midwest United States, Chicago, and Great Lakes.
Tempus is so far the largest ever known molecular data and clinical data library globally. The library has an operating system that contains all the accessible information that can help physicians, researchers and even patients. All thanks to the firms well skilled and innovative team whose mission is to add value to the patients. The team is on a journey that will revolutionize the world.
Apart from being the chairperson of Tempus, Erick Lefkofsky holds other high-end positions. He is the advisor and founding father of Lighband. Lighband is a capital venture that eyes disruptive business technology. He is the co-founder of Echo global and logistics.
In 2008, Erick Lefkofsky again founded Groupon. Groupon is a transport, logistics, and outsourcing company that mainly applies technology to conduct operations. Erick Lefkofsky also works as a professor at the University of Chicago. He is attributed to “Accelerated Disruptive; Understanding the Speed of Innovation.”
Erick Lefkofsky also serves as a member of the board of trustees of the following institutions;
- World Business Chicago
- Lurie Children Hospital
- The Art Institute of Chicago
- The Museum of Science and Industry
- The University of Chicago
Eric Lefkofsky has seen Tempus make partnerships with other Cancer Centers and community hospitals. He has also created the Lefkofsky Family Foundation together with his wife as a way of giving back to the community and enhancing the lives of people.