Kian is a seasoned leader in the life sciences with over 20 years of experience. After several years of consulting at McKinsey & Company, a couple of stints as a venture investor and a software entrepreneur, she worked in senior leadership positions at medical device and pharma companies for 10 years. Her recent consulting work is mainly focused on innovation in life sciences, leveraging digital health, patient engagement, services, devices and diagnostics. Her therapeutic area knowledge includes Oncology, Diabetes and Cardiovascular. Kian’s expertise spans strategy, opportunity identification, product development, commercialization, product management and partnerships. She has also worked on designing optimal organization structure, systems and processes to enable innovation. Kian holds a PhD in electrical engineering/applied physics from Princeton University.