Adam Schechter

Adam Schechter

Adam Schechter

Chairman and CEO, LabCorp
Adam Schechter

Adam Schechter became president and CEO of LabCorp, the world's largest clinical and diagnostic laboratory, on November 1, 2019. Prior to that, Schechter served as a LabCorp director since April 1, 2013, and was named lead independent director in January 2019. As a member of the board, Adam has been deeply engaged over the last six years in the development and evolution of LabCorp's strategy.
 
A healthcare executive with a deep understanding of the US and global environments, Schechter joined LabCorp after a distinguished career at Merck, where he served as executive vice president and president of global human health, and was a member of the executive committee.
 
Schechter, 55, is the board chair for Water.org and an executive board member for the National Alliance for Hispanic Health. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in biology from La Salle University.

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