Amazon.com Inc., Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. have hired Jack Stoddard as the COO of their joint healthcare venture, a spokesperson for the venture confirmed to S&P Global Market Intelligence on Sept. 4 following a CNBC report.
"We are very pleased to welcome Jack Stoddard to our team. He will serve as the Chief Operating Officer of the organization going forward," the spokesperson said in an email.
Stoddard started working with the company Sept. 4, according to the spokesperson.
Most recently, Stoddard was the general manager for digital health at Comcast Corp., according to his LinkedIn profile.
In June, Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan named Atul Gawande, a noted author and surgeon, CEO of the venture. The three companies revealed the technology-focused project in January, seeking to lower costs for more than 1 million U.S. employees and their beneficiaries.