TDV Operating Partner, Takeda Pharmaceuticals; Founder & Chair IMPACT Virtual First Healthcare
Donald Jones has over two decades of experience as a founder, independent Board Member or Advisory Board member of numerous companies.
Donald works in a balance of VC & Private Equity backed companies and Fortune 1000 companies. His expertise is in applied technology enabling mobility, connectivity and network effect in healthcare and value based solutions. He works across digital medicine, digital therapeutics, digital health, virtual first care and digital transformation and has extensive C suite operating background in EMS (COO of largest company in the world, with 29,000 paramedics, growing to $2.5B), emergency medicine (formed the largest medical group in the US with 25,000 physicians, growing to $2.5B), house calls, telemedicine, urgent care, M&A and big data predictive analytics. Donald is the Founder and Chair of the largest private practice in Mexico, a business built around consumer subscriptions. He has built Qualcomm's Wireless Health Group and has collaborated over the past decade with Eric Topol, MD, Director of Scripps Research Translational Institute (SRTI) to found the West Health Institute and Scripps Digital Medicine, a leading clinical trials program in the field, and a Masters program in Digital Medicine for physicians. SRTI holds the largest NIH grant in history as part of the 'All of Us' Precision Medicine Initiative.