Chief Legal Officer
Cardinal Health, Inc.
Ivan K. Fong has joined Cardinal Health, Inc., a leading provider of products and services supporting the health care industry, as its executive vice president and chief legal officer. In this role, Fong will serve as secretary of Cardinal Health’s board of directors and manage all legal affairs for the company.
Fong was most recently senior vice president and general counsel for General Electric’s Vendor Financial Services business, where he managed a wide range of litigation, compliance, and public policy matters. Prior to joining GE in 2000, Fong served as deputy associate attorney general for the U.S. Department of Justice, adjunct professor of law at Georgetown University, and was a partner at the law firm Covington & Burling. He also served as a law clerk for the Hon. Sandra Day O’Connor of the U.S. Supreme Court.
A Fulbright Scholar at Oxford University, Fong earned his law degree from Stanford University and holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.