Ex-Obama White House Adviser Will Lead Cancer Treatment Centers

April 3, 2019

Source: Bloomberg Business
Author: Cynthia Koons
Published: April 3, 2019

Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global Inc. named Pat Basu, a former Obama administration adviser and Stanford University Medical Center doctor, as its chief executive officer. He is replacing Rajesh K. Garg, who stepped down in July.

Basu, 40, brings a diverse background to the role of running the company’s network of hospitals and outpatient centers across the U.S. He served as a partner at the private equity firm Chicago Pacific Founders and Pritzker Group Venture Capital. He also worked for the insurance giant UnitedHealth Group Inc. and Doctor on Demand, a telemedicine provider he co-founded.

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