Apple poaches AstraZeneca CIO

David Smoley, former CIO at pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, will serve in a vice president role at Apple, Bloomberg reports.

Mr. Smoley's role at Apple will be similar to his information technology responsibilities as CIO at AstraZeneca, according to the report. Apple confirmed Mr. Smoley's hiring Sept. 27.

Previously, Mr. Smoley served as CIO at Flex, a multinational technology manufacturer, and an executive at General Electric.

More articles on health IT:
Better data-sharing infrastructure is necessary to address social determinants of health, report finds
Viewpoint: Marketing success should be measured by purpose-led innovation, not revenues
Consumers open to using blockchain-based tokens, even for healthcare: KPMG survey

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2021. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.