Amit Patel is a co-founder and CEO of Vios Medical, a healthcare IoT company operating at the intersection of medical devices, cloud computing, social networking, and globalized innovation models. Vios Medical’s first solution is a FDA 510(k) cleared, IoT-based wireless monitoring platform for in-hospital step-down environments in India, but the vision for the organization is to leverage the continuous, primary data sets to enable proprietary value propositions through algorithms and remote services. Prior to founding Vios, Amit was Sr Manager of Global Partnerships at Heartflow where he oversaw the creation of a joint go-to-market strategy with GE’s Imaging division, managed the DeFACTO clinical study across UK sites, and developed a health economic story for NHS. Prior to Heartflow, Amit was a Sr Associate in Medtronic’s corporate development group where he participated in over 14 closed transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, and minority investments representing over $1.5 billion in value. Prior to Medtronic, Amit co-founded a consumer electronics company during his junior year of college, and also has experiences in private equity and at the pioneer of wireless cardiac monitoring devices, Corventis.