Born on September 2nd, 1969, Eric Lefkofsky is an American Businessman who co-founded the company named Tempus. Aside from that, he is also the chairman of Groupon and Echo Global Logistics, to name a few among all the other companies that he has successfully co-founded. Eric Lefkofsky, grew uSouthfield, Michigan. He completed his education with flying colors in 1991 at the University of Michigan and then continued at the University of Michigan Law School to receive his Juris Doctor in the year 1993.Throughout his career, he continued to make a name for himself in the field of cancer research and has gained international popularity through the success of the companies that he had co-founded, which are also operating in many different countries today.
About his Cancer research, Tempus was started to help boost the awareness of cancer research and therapy. In his research, he found out that cancer research can be improved through the aid of advanced technology. As of right now, However, there has been no system that can help physicians and cancer experts determine the outcome of molecular, therapeutics, clinical and patient data just like that, which is why they have tried to provide patients with treatments that can be personalized and a the same time work effectively. Through Tempus, Eric Lefkofsky he has helped revolutionize the field of cancer research today.
Aside from his cancer research, he is also the author of a book named Accelerated Distribution, which is quite popular today. In his book, he talks about the advancement of technology in the field of cancer research, which overshadows the experience and the legacy at a quick pace. He also mentions, that there are a lot of industries today where innovation plays a vital role, and how companies should pay attention to this on a continual basis so that they can stay ahead of their competitors. Since technology is starting to grow more and more over the years, this type of innovation used in their companies will help them significantly. He also mentions that without this advanced technology, competitors will be able to get ahead of you in such a way that they come up with more things that will become a disadvantage to you in the long run.