Chief Executive Officer
Laboratory Corporation of America
David P. King has been Chief Executive Officer of Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings since January 01, 2007. Mr. King served as President of Laboratory Corp., of America Holdings since January 01, 2007. Mr. King served as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Orchid Cellmark Inc. He served as President of US LABS Inc. since October 2005. He served in the Department of Justice as an Assistant United States Attorney for 17 years and as a Partner in a private law firm. He served as an Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings from December 1, 2005 to January 2007. He served as President of Integrated Oncology since October 2005. Mr. King served as an Executive Vice President of Strategic Planning and Corporate Development of Laboratory Corp., of America Holdings from January 2004 to December 1, 2005 and served as its Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer since September 2001. Mr. King was a Partner of Hogan & Hartson LLP from 1992 to 2001. Mr. King has a deep understanding of the clinical laboratory industry, business strategy, sales and marketing and executive management. He has more than 25 years of experience in both the public and the private sector. He serves as the Chairman of the American Clinical Laboratory Association. Mr. King has been the Chairman of Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings since May 2009. He has been a Director of Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings since January 1, 2007. He also sits on the boards of directors of the Seattle Science Foundation and PATH, Inc. He serves as a Member of Board of Advisors at HealthQuest Capital. He serves on the board of trustees of Durham Academy. He has been an Independent Director at Cardinal Health, Inc. since September 1, 2011. Mr. King serves as a Director of Personalized Medicine Coalition. He was a Member of Scientific Advisory Board of Hatteras Venture Partners. Mr. King holds a Bachelor's Degree from Princeton University and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania law School.