Marc Harrison

WGL05.19-Marc Harrison
Courtesy of Intermountain HealthCourtesy of Intermountain Health
  • Title
    President and CEO
  • Affiliation
    Intermountain Healthcare

Health workers often struggle for access to essential generic drugs, thwarted by price hikes, shortages, and drug-industry whims. Enter Harrison, CEO of a top Utah health system, with a bold fix: With six partners, he formed an independent nonprofit drugmaker, Civica Rx. The venture has signed up some 800 health systems as customers; it should be producing generics by year’s end.