Elizabeth Anne Holmes (born February 3, 1984) founder and CEO of Theranos
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In 2015, Forbes named Holmes as the youngest self-made female billionaire in the world due to a $9 billion valuation of Theranos. The next year Forbes revised her net value “From $4.5 Billion to Nothing”. She was also named as TIME’s “100 Most Influential People” of 2015…
In 2016, after a series of journalistic and regulatory investigations that questioned the veracity of Theranos’ claims, federal prosecutors began criminal investigations for potentially misleading investors and the government about the company’s blood-testing technology. Following the revelation of potential fraud, Fortune named Holmes one of the “World’s Most Disappointing Leaders”. In 2016, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services banned Holmes from owning, operating, or directing a diagnostic lab for a period of two years. That decision is under appeal…
информация от 4.05.2018
Бизнес и сотрудники правительства США потеряли $600 млн на инвестициях в Theranos. Среди инвесторов стартапа Элизабет Холмс оказались семья министра образования, Руперт Мёрдок и наследники основателя Walmart.