Born in 1969, Mr. Eric has registered a desirable profile especially as a successful entrepreneur in America. According to the latest report from Forbes, he is worth 1.27 billion USD. The days of his youth were also amazing as he studied from the University of Michigan, Law School and attained the position of a doctor in jurisprudence. On top of that he also pursued a bachelors in Arts and Sciences, still at the University of Michigan. You may find it interesting to note that Eric was elling carpets while at the University.
Eric Lefkofsky and his wife Elizabeth are remarkable in philanthropy. They launched the Lefkofsky Family Foundation in 2006 and it has since supported the benevolent, scientific and educational organizations. They serve the purpose across the globe, and are aiming at improving human life through specific programs and research. The facility also plays a central role in the Chicago arts and cultures donations.
Some Distinguished Positions Held by Eric
Having built his profile and net worth so well, Eric has proved to be accountable and as such has been the CEO of Groupon since 2013, which is a business venture launched in 2008 and serving over 250 markets in Europe and North America. He also holds significant positions in other ventures such as InnerWorkings, Qwiki, Belly to mention but a few. His leadership qualities are way above the curve and therefore incontestable.
Eric has also founded a facility aimed at automating and improving cancer treatment across the world. Tempus, which is a highly regarded facility is held as an equipment through which the medics provide their services and salutary information with an aim of improving the decisions made in regard to health. The facility is helping many believe in the ability of machine learning to enhance the health state of the human race. Basically it is meant to improve the results attained from therapies undertaken on cancer patients.
In a nutshell, Eric Lefkofsky is an icon in the entire globe, leave alone America. He has authored a book ‘Accelerated Disruption,’ which addresses crucial concepts to be upheld by ventures that will stand the great technological advancement. According to Eric, there are disruptive ventures being birthed every day, and as they get sustained in the markets, it becomes a struggle since they are unable to appreciate the speed at which technology needs to be embraced. Having several technology startups that are worth multibillion dollars accords him a position to write and offer advice.
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