San Francisco, February 9, 2018—We are thrilled to announce the addition of Dr. Robert Mithun to our growing team! Dr. Mithun will act as an Advisor, helping drive our insurance industry outreach and manage customer needs as they relate to medical insurance.
Dr. Mithun brings us decades of experience in the healthcare industry. In 2006, he became a Board Member of the Permanente Medical Group as well as the Physician-in-Chief for Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in San Francisco, positions he held until his retirement in 2014. He also worked as the hospital’s Chief of Staff from 2012 to 2014.
“Forty years ago, I decided to pursue a field that would allow me to use my scientific background to help people. I realized I’d find that in healthcare. Decades later, I’m as passionate about helping people as ever, and I’m excited about Thor’s mission to use blockchain technology to bring affordable healthcare to those who need it.” — Dr. Robert Mithun
Dr. Mithun graduated with a BA in Psychology from Stanford in 1971 and returned to the Bay Area for his residency at the Childrens’ Hospital of SF in 1976. He has lived in the Bay Area ever since, working for a number of hospitals and medical facilities throughout San Francisco.
“Bob is a long-time friend, and his expertise will be an invaluable addition to our dynamic team. He has firsthand knowledge of the difference that good medical insurance makes for someone’s quality of life, and we are thrilled to have his help in our quest to use blockchain to fix the gig economy!” — David Chin, Thor Token CEO