Modernizing Medicine appointed former Thomson Reuters executive Joe Harpaz president and COO July 16.
Here are four things to know about him:
1. Mr. Harpaz most recently served as Thomson Reuters' managing director of the corporate segment for the tax and accounting business.He helped define the segment's global strategy and held executive titles for several company divisions.
2. Mr. Harpaz will join Modernizing Medicine to oversee all direct customer-facing business activities.
3. Modernizing Medicine CEO and Co-Founder Daniel Cane said, "We welcome Joe''s wealth of experience in scaling high growth businesses, building talent and leadership capabilities, developing strategic partnerships, and successfully executing both organic growth and acquisition strategies. Joe also embodies Modernizing Medicine's cultural values around aligning passion with purpose. He wants to do good, and our team's emphasis on 'creating customer delight'' aligns with his own experience and career success."
4. Mr. Harpaz was thrilled to join the company, he said. "Most importantly, Co-Founders Dan Cane and Michael Sherling have continued to innovate while retaining the company's unique culture. I look forward to joining the team to help our customers thrive and modernize medicine."