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Portrait de Eric Lefkofsky
Age : 49
Public asset : 265,456,842 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Groupon Inc

Eric Paul Lefkofsky is an entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 13 companies, notably: Groupon, Inc., Echo Global Logistics, Inc. and InnerWorkings, Inc. and who has been the head of 7 different companies. Presently, he occupies the position of Chairman at Groupon, Inc. (which he founded in 2008), Chief Executive Officer at Tempus Labs, Inc. (which he founded) and Partner at Lightbank LLC (which he founded in 2010). Mr. Lefkofsky is also Co-Chairman for Lefkofsky Family Foundation and Chairman for Steppenwolf Theatre Co. and on the board of 10 other companies.

In his past career Mr. Lefkofsky held the position of President for bluemedia, Inc. (he founded the company in 1997), President at Starbelly.com, Inc. (he founded the company in 1999), President at Sea Blue Media LLC (he founded the company in 2009), Chief Operating Officer & Director at HA-LO Industries, Inc., Independent Director at Echo Global Logistics, Inc., Director at InnerWorkings, Inc., Director at MediaBank LLC and Director at Mediaocean LLC.

He received an undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and a graduate degree from The University of Michigan Law School.

Current positions of Eric Lefkofsky 
NameTitle Since
Groupon Inc
(Discount Stores)
Chairman 2008
Tempus Labs, Inc. Chief Executive Officer -
Steppenwolf Theatre Co. Chairman -
Lefkofsky Family Foundation Co-Chairman -
Orange Media LLC Director -
Point.com, Inc. Director 1995
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Director -
World Business Chicago Director -
Art Institute of Chicago Trustee -
The Museum of Science & Industry Trustee -
Sprout Social, Inc. Director 2015
Lights With Innovation Group, Inc. Trustee -
Belly, Inc. Director -
CarCo Technologies, Inc. Director -
Lightbank LLC Partner & Co-founder 2010

Holdings of Eric Lefkofsky 
Groupon Inc (GRPN)
Discount Stores
82,955,26314.5%265,456,842 USD

Eric Lefkofsky : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Bradley A. Keywell Groupon Inc
Tempus Labs, Inc.
Lightbank LLC
CarCo Technologies, Inc.
Belly, Inc.
Peter J. Barris Groupon Inc
Sprout Social, Inc.
Ernest Santi The Museum of Science & Industry
Art Institute of Chicago
Gregory Case Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
World Business Chicago
William A. Osborn World Business Chicago
The Museum of Science & Industry
James Schine Crown The Museum of Science & Industry
World Business Chicago
Samuel M. Mencoff World Business Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
David J. Vitale The Museum of Science & Industry
Art Institute of Chicago
Robert S. Murley Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
The Museum of Science & Industry
Christopher Crane World Business Chicago
The Museum of Science & Industry

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