Amazon's latest hire suggests a medical focus

|By:, SA News Editor

CNBC reports that Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has hired Box’s Missy Krasner, VP and managing director of the healthcare and life sciences group.

Sources don’t know what role Krasner will take on at Amazon though she might join Amazon Web Services, which has medical privacy law cloud features for health-care professionals, insurers, and pharmaceutical companies. 

Other possible roles for Krasner include integrating health tech into Alexa products or helping Amazon launch further into the medical supply sales space. 

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