Gayathri Badrinath's experience spans many sectors of healthcare including pharmaceuticals, medical devices and diagnostics. Most recently, she is taking on a pioneering role identifying ways to leverage digital solutions and new business models to succeed in a rapidly evolving healthcare environment. Her thesis is the key to success lies not only in clinical acumen but also with a deeper understanding of empathy and ego, fostered by diverse opinions and perspectives. A strong communicator and evangelist, Gayathri’s writing has been featured in US News & World Report, Harvard Business School and LinkedIn.
Gayathri serves on the Board of Directors at WomenHeart, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of women at risk and living with heart disease. She also serves as an Advisor to the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association - San Francisco Bay Area Chapter.
Gayathri earned her B.A. degree in natural science and public health from The Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from the University of California Berkeley Haas School of Business.