MICHELE B. CHAN AND PA­TRICK SOONSHIONG

Forbes Middle East - - THOUGHT LEADERS -

Net worth: $7 B Na­tion­al­ity: Amer­i­can Year of sign­ing: 2010 Source of wealth: Phar­ma­ceu­ti­cals

Pa­trick Soon-Shiong in­vented can­cer drug, Abrax­ane. It be­came a block­buster thanks to its ef­fi­cacy against pan­cre­atic can­cer.

“We will work to erode and elim­i­nate dis­par­i­ties in health­care, and to help bring about a sys­tem of health­care which aims first to keep peo­ple healthy, and sec­ondly to en­sure that ev­ery­one has ac­cess to the best qual­ity health­care when they need it.”

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