Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Bachelor's in Neuroscience and Biology, Oberlin College; research, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital; training in General Surgery, Beth Israel Medical Center; MBA, Stern School of Business, New York University. Formerly: Senior Director and Head, US Medical Affairs Obesity team, Amylin Pharmaceuticals, a biotech company based in San Diego, California; six years as Medical Director, Sanofi, based in US headquarters. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Naya Jeevan, "new life' in Urdu/Hindi, 2009, 2010 and 2014, Member, Clinton Global Initiative. 2012-14, Member, Global Agenda Council on Social Innovation, World Economic Forum. 2009, Fellow, TED; 2011, Fellow, Ashoka US and Ariane de Rothschild; 2013, Senior Fellow, Synergos. Recipient of awards: Asia 21 Young Leader (2010); Asian Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Schwab Foundation (2011). Interests: alpine skiing, reading and cruising the Caribbean.