Eric Lefkofsky Uses His Entrepreneur Skills and Investment to Aid Cancer Research through Tempu

A man who is credited with founding and co-founding several successful startups, Eric Leftkosfsky is a very talented entrepreneur operating in the US. Regardless of the industry in which he participates, Mr. Eric is respected for the innovations he always introduces, and for many years, this has been his main forte in business, and the main reason for the rapid progress of all his trading ventures.The original company he founded was called Groupon, and in just a short time to become an international phenomenon which now has operations in several countries. The innovation that Groupon introduced was a direct means of linking merchants, companies and consumers by providing favorable trading environments and affordable offers. The change which ensures that both the merchant and the customer win became an instant success and today the asset base the company manages is more than $3 billion.

One other innovation that Mr. Lefkofsky is credited with is Tempus which is a medical agency dealing in research about cancer can be efficiently managed so that the patients can lead a better quality of life. The field of cancer and oncology still needs a lot of improvement, and that is why although Eric has no medical background, he decided to use part of his wealth to speed up progress in many research aspects of cancer.

One of the impediments to success in the cancer field is the lack of enough data to work on, and for that reason, Mr. Lefkofsky is taking the first lead in providing funding for both research and technological advancement. The work of Tempu revolves around compiling and consolidating the available data and making them accessible to clinicians and physicians to enable them to advance their knowledge in the sector.Tempu helps to identify the best treatment options for every particular patient so that there can be efficiency. The data it provides make it easier for doctors to follow cases through depending on the medical history of the patients. Presently the entrepreneur is residing in Chicago, and some of the companies he has founded in the recent past include Lightbank Investments and MediaOcean.