Our Team

Darren Dworkin

Investment Advisor, Aurora Forge LLC (Venture Studio)

Investment Committee, Aurora Forge GP LLC

President & COO, Press Ganey

Darren Dworkin serves as an investment advisor to the Venture Studio and on the Investment Committee of the General Partner.  Darren is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Press Ganey, the largest and most comprehensive healthcare experience platform globally.  Operating in more than 20 countries and serving the largest health systems, payers, and life sciences companies, Press Ganey captures more than 1 billion voices annually leveraging its advanced digital platform.  Previously, Darren was the Chief Information Officer at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he leads the day-to-day strategy and technology operations of the information and clinical technology teams. He led the implementation of a comprehensive electronic medical record to help transform care using advanced technology, helping to propel Cedars-Sinai to be a national leader in its use of technology at the point of care.  Dworkin has led the use of early stage and digital health companies in the field. He helped launch the Cedars-Sinai venture fund and the Accelerator program to help early stage companies grow and is a co-founder of Stanson Health, a clinical decision support and analytics company.

Before joining Cedars-Sinai in 2006, he was chief technology officer at Boston Medical Center and director of information technology at Unisource Canada, a division of Georgia-Pacific.  Dworkin serves on numerous boards and advisory councils and enjoys mentoring entrepreneurs.  He earned a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.