Rahul Panicker

Rahul is co-founder + President of Products at Embrace Innovations.  At Embrace, Rahul heads Product Management and Design, as well as our clinical efforts.

As part of design research, Rahul has traveled extensively through the small towns and villages of India, from Bhorugram in Rajasthan
to Bhadrachalam in AP, talking to mothers, midwives, doctors, nurses and shopkeepers, to understand needs, mindsets, healthcare practices, and distribution channels. Working with lots of smart people and a wide range of stakeholders, from the planning commission to village mothers, and the impact Embrace can bring about makes this Rahul’s dream job. –

Rahul holds an MS and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, and a B.Tech from IIT Madras, India. He is also an alumnus of the design school at Stanford, and worked briefly in Silicon Valley before starting Embrace.