Mohan Giridharadas is the Founder & CEO of LeanTaaS, a 200-person healthcare analytics company headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in Charlotte, Atlanta, and Ottawa. LeanTaaS embeds patented optimization algorithms based on lean principles, sophisticated data science, and simulation methodologies into its flagship iQueue suite of products. iQueue enables health systems to improve patient access and lower cost by unlocking capacity in scarce assets. One or more of the iQueue products have been deployed at nearly 100 leading health systems across the country. These include Academic Medical Centers like Duke, Emory, Penn Medicine, UPMC, Stanford, UCSF, University of Utah, UCHealth in Colorado, Rush University Medical Center and many others. They also include iconic, single-mission institutions dedicated to curing cancer such as Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Finally, they include numerous standalone and networked hospitals such as Boca Raton Regional Hospital, Multicare, Providence, New York Eye and Ear (part of the Mount Sinai system of hospitals), Banner Health, Dignity Health (now Common Spirit) and many others.
Prior to starting LeanTaaS in 2010, Mohan was a senior partner at McKinsey & Company. During his 18-year tenure at McKinsey, Mohan led the Lean Manufacturing and Lean Service Operations Practice in North America and for the Asia-Pacific Region while based out of Sydney and Singapore. He was also on the committee responsible for evaluating candidates for election to the worldwide partnership of the Firm.
Mohan holds an MBA from Stanford University, an MS in computer science from Georgia Tech and a B. Tech in electrical engineering from IIT Bombay. He has been a member of the Continuing Studies faculty at Stanford University and the MBA faculty at the Haas School of Business at the University of California Berkeley where he taught classes on the application of lean principles to achieve excellence in service operations.
Sanjeev Agrawal serves as the President and Chief Marketing Officer for LeanTaaS. He was Google’s first Head of Product Marketing. Since then, he has led three successful startups – CEO at Aloqa (acquired by Motorola), VP Products & Marketing at TellMe Networks (acquired by Microsoft) and Founder & CEO at Collegefeed (acquired by AfterCollege). Sanjeev graduated Phi Beta Kappa with an EECS degree from MIT and also spent time at McKinsey and Cisco Systems. He is a frequent speaker at HIMSS, EBPOM, Predictive Analytics World and other industry events, and also writes on his personal blog at http://medium.com/@saagrawa. He is an avid squash player and has been named by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the top entrepreneurs innovating in Healthcare.
Lloyd has over 25 years of experience in finance and operations. Prior to joining LeanTaaS, Lloyd has held senior management positions at Ernst & Young, Google, Trulia and several venture backed startups. He holds a BA and MBA from Santa Clara University.
Chandra brings more than a decade of experience in engineering and product management. Before LeanTaaS, Chandra was the VP of Product at Collegefeed, an Accel backed company that was acquired by AfterCollege. Prior to that, Chandra was a lead engineer on the firewall and intrusion prevention technology at Symantec for a decade, where he developed malware detection technology that protects more than 200 million users worldwide. Chandra also designed and architected several mobile apps, some of which have millions of users. He studied computer science at North Dakota State University, and holds several patents in computer security and mobile design.
As Senior Director, Client Services – Operating Rooms, Ashley leads collaborative efforts with over 30 top tier health care organizations to develop high ROI predictive analytics solutions that improve patient access, patient/staff satisfaction, optimize resource utilization, and reduce service delivery costs. Prior to joining LeanTaaS, Ashley was a Perioperative Business Manager at the UCHealth Metro Denver campus. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Health Science from Truman State University in Kirksville Missouri (2002) and her Masters in Health Administration from Maryville State University in St. Louis Missouri (2007). Ashley has been with UCHealth since February of 2009 where responsibilities include capital and operational budget maintenance, patient billing, utilization reporting, expansion planning, and perioperative supply chain management. Ashley is lean-trained and participates in regular process improvement initiatives across UCHealth. She continues to support UCHealth as a Sr. Financial Analyst.
Ashley comes to LeanTaaS with over 20 years of service operations experience. She was integral to the early creation and building of the service operations practice at McKinsey & Company, where she served clients in the financial services, insurance, retail, energy and healthcare industries. For over a decade, she owned and operated a chain of service-based franchises. Ashley has a bachelor’s degree from Georgia Tech and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Zetong Li is the Director of Product Management for iQueue for Operating Rooms. He has worked with many leading healthcare organizations to analyze and improve operating room efficiency with predictive analytics and machine learning; and filed several patents along the way. Zetong has a wealth of experience in data science, decision analysis, machine learning, and recommendation systems. He holds an MS in Engineering Management from Stanford University and a BS in Logistics Engineering from Tianjin University in China.
As Director of Product for iQueue for Infusion Centers, Shaan leads product and design teams delivering data science driven capacity optimization for top cancer infusion centers across the US. Prior to joining, Shaan was Vice President of Product at Luma Health, a leading platform for telehealth and patient engagement, and a founder of TurnKey Analytics, a dynamic pricing solution for the Airbnb marketplace. Shaan has also been an award winning product management leader at Microsoft, building mobile and cloud services that served over 500 million users. He is a graduate of UC Berkeley in Computer Science and holds an MBA from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.
Kris joins LeanTaaS as their Head of People with over 25 years of Human Resources experience as a Generalist, Business Partner, and People Leader. She was most recently at Affogato HR Consulting. Prior to that, she was at 23andMe where she was responsible for building and managing their Human Resources organization while fostering the company culture as it grew from approximately 50 employees to over 500. Kris holds a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication from San Jose State University and SPHR, PHRca and SHRM-SCP certifications.
David has over three decades of “storytelling” experience in the healthcare, mobile, fintech, retail and consumer software markets. He is a graduate of Santa Clara University, earning his BA in English with writing emphasis.
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