Flatiron Health Announces Former Groupon and Google Executive Jason Harinstein to Join as Chief Financial Officer

13:30 EDT 3 Apr 2017 | Businesswire

Flatiron Health today announced that Jason Harinstein, former Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Groupon, has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer and member of the company’s Executive Committee. Based in New York, Jason will be responsible for Flatiron’s finances, accounting, sales operations and investor relations organizations and will continue building the sustainable financial foundation for the company’s growth. Jason will report directly to Flatiron CEO and Co-Founder Nat Turner.

Since March 2011, Jason served as Groupon’s Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and a member of their senior executive team, prior to the company’s initial public offering. At Groupon, Jason was responsible for the company’s strategic activities, including building the company's M&A, integration and strategic opportunities teams.

“Jason has a proven track record of leading companies through phases of growth, leveraging his financial insight and operational expertise,” said Nat Turner. “In addition to being an experienced startup and technology executive, Jason shares our passion for accelerating cancer research, so we couldn’t be more excited to welcome him to Flatiron.”

“I am delighted to be joining a company with such a focused and inspiring mission of serving cancer patients,” said Jason Harinstein. “After working with Flatiron’s co-founders Nat and Zach at Google, I am thrilled to be reunited with them professionally to support the company as it continues to bring value to oncology care providers and researchers.”

Prior to Groupon, Jason was a senior member of the Corporate Development team at Google, where he identified and executed strategic acquisitions and investments. In his six years at Google, Jason oversaw notable deals including those with DoubleClick, Feedburner, and Invite Media, Flatiron’s co-founders’ former company, acquired by Google in 2010. He also played an important role in developing Google’s display advertising business. Jason received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Northwestern University and his MBA from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.


Flatiron Health is a healthcare technology and services company focused on accelerating cancer research and improving patient care. Our platform enables cancer researchers and care providers to learn from the experience of every patient. Currently, Flatiron partners with over 265 community cancer clinics, three major academic research centers and 11 out of the top 13 therapeutic oncology companies. Flatiron is backed by Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Roche and others. For more information, please visit or follow us @FlatironHealth.

Flatiron Health
Jenny Edelston, 707-395-7116


More From BioPortfolio on "Flatiron Health Announces Former Groupon and Google Executive Jason Harinstein to Join as Chief Financial Officer"

Quick Search

Relevant Topics

The Top 100 Pharmaceutical Companies
Top 10 biotech and pharmaceutical companies worldwide based on market value in 2015 2015 ranking of the global top 10 biotech and pharmaceutical companies based on revenue (in billion U.S. dollars) Johnson & Johnson, U.S. 74...

  Bladder Cancer Brain Cancer Breast Cancer Cancer Cervical Cancer Colorectal Head & Neck Cancers Hodgkin Lymphoma Leukemia Lung Cancer Melanoma Myeloma Ovarian Cancer Pancreatic Cancer ...

Cancer Disease
Cancer is not just one disease but many diseases. There are more than 100 different types of cancer. Most cancers are named for the organ or type of cell in which they start - for example, cancer that begins in the colon is called colon cancer; cancer th...