Chairman, Audit Committee
Mr. Blaszyk has served as the chief financial officer for Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West), a not-for-profit public benefit corporation, since December 2000. Prior to joining Dignity Health, Mr. Blaszyk was the senior vice president and chief financial officer for University Hospitals Health System, a healthcare system in Cleveland, Ohio, from October 1997 to December 2000. Mr. Blaszyk also previously served as the managing partner of the Northeast region Health Care Provider Consulting Practice for Mercer LLC (formerly known as William M. Mercer), a global consulting firm, and the executive vice president at Boston Medical Center, a non-profit academic medical center. Mr. Blaszyk is a director and member of the audit committee of Sound Physicians, Inc., a Fresenius company, NantKwest, Inc. (NASDAQ: NK), a clinical-stage immunotherapy company, and Absolute Dental, LLC, a dental service organization. Mr. Blaszyk received his bachelor’s degree in life sciences from Wayne State University and his master’s degree in health services administration from the University of Colorado.
Patrick Soon-Shiong, M.D., FRCS(C), FACS
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong has served as our Chief Executive Officer and as Chairman of our Board of Directors since the formation of our company in July 2010. Dr. Soon-Shiong, a physician, surgeon and scientist, has pioneered novel therapies for both diabetes and cancer, published over 100 scientific papers, and has over 95 issued patents on groundbreaking advancements spanning myriad fields. Read full biography.