In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the female Steve Jobs: a brilliant Stanford dropout whose startup "unicorn" promised to revolutionize the medical industry with a machine that would make blood testing significantly faster and easier. Backed by investors such as Larry Ellison and Tim Draper, Theranos sold shares in a fundraising round that valued the company at more than $9 billion, putting Holmes's worth at an estimated $4.7 billion. There was just one problem: The technology didn't work.
Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
Umfang: 342 S.
Format in cm: 2.7 x 23.4 x 15.7
Erschienen am 21.05.2018
Lieferbar innerhalb 1 - 2 Wochen