Paddy
Padmanabhan

Writer, Entrepreneur,
Healthcare Digital Strategist, Speaker, Podcaster

We’re in the early stages of technology-led transformation in the healthcare sector. The opportunities from digitalization are limitless, but the roadmap is still being defined. It is my privilege to help forge that path alongside the country’s top healthcare leaders.

Paddy
Padmanabhan

Writer, Entrepreneur,
Healthcare Digital Strategist, Speaker, Podcaster

We’re in the early stages of technology-led transformation in the healthcare sector. The opportunities from digitalization are limitless, but the roadmap is still being defined. It is my privilege to help forge that path alongside the country’s top healthcare leaders.

About Paddy

Paddy is an award-winning business leader and trusted C-suite Advisor with a proven history of success in guiding digital transformation and growth strategies across the healthcare and technology sectors. He has worked in a variety of leadership roles at globally recognized firms such as Accenture, GE, and Wipro where he built large global technology businesses and spearheaded strategic growth initiatives. He has also been in Silicon Valley start-ups that went through successful exits. Paddy is widely considered a thought leader and expert practitioner in healthcare digital transformation.

Paddy is the author of the best-selling book The Big Unlock – Harnessing Data and Growing Digital Health Businesses in a Value-based Care Era (Archway Publishing, 2017), and is the co-author of an upcoming book, Healthcare Digital Transformation – an Agile Approach to Creating the Future. He is the host of The Big Unlock podcast featuring C-level executives from the healthcare and technology sectors. He is widely published and has a by-lined column in CIO Magazine and other respected industry publications.

Paddy is a graduate of the CMI program of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, holds an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, and a B.S. in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology. He is a graduate of the executive education program on data and analytics strategy from the Harvard Medical School, and holds a CPHIMS certification from the HIMSS organization.

Paddy is a Board Advisor and investor in several startups and has held Board positions in voluntary and not-for-profit organizations.

About Paddy

Paddy is an award-winning business leader and trusted C-suite Advisor with a proven history of success in guiding digital transformation and growth strategies across the healthcare and technology sectors. He has worked in a variety of leadership roles at globally recognized firms such as Accenture, GE, and Wipro where he built large global technology businesses and spearheaded strategic growth initiatives. He has also been in Silicon Valley start-ups that went through successful exits. Paddy is widely considered a thought leader and expert practitioner in healthcare digital transformation.

Paddy is the author of the best-selling book The Big Unlock – Harnessing Data and Growing Digital Health Businesses in a Value-based Care Era (Archway Publishing, 2017), and is the co-author of an upcoming book, Healthcare Digital Transformation – an Agile Approach to Creating the Future. He is the host of The Big Unlock podcast featuring C-level executives from the healthcare and technology sectors. He is widely published and has a by-lined column in CIO Magazine and other respected industry publications.

Paddy is a graduate of the CMI program of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, holds an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, and a B.S. in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology. He is a graduate of the executive education program on data and analytics strategy from the Harvard Medical School, and holds a CPHIMS certification from the HIMSS organization.

Paddy is a Board Advisor and investor in several startups and has held Board positions in voluntary and not-for-profit organizations.

BIOGRAPHY

“We’re in the early stages of technology-led transformation in the healthcare sector. The opportunities from digitalization are limitless, but the roadmap is still being defined. It is my privilege to help forge that path alongside the country’s top healthcare leaders.”

Paddy Padmanabhan is a world-recognized thought leader on the topic of digital transformation in healthcare. He is the founder and CEO of Damo Consulting, where he works extensively with CIOs and CXOs as a trusted advisor to large healthcare enterprises and global and emerging Health IT organizations.

Paddy is the author of the best-selling book The Big Unlock – Harnessing Data and Growing Digital Health Businesses in a Value-based Care Era (Archway Publishing, 2017), and is the co-author of an upcoming book on digital transformation in healthcare. He is the host of The Big Unlock podcast featuring C-level executives from the healthcare and technology sectors. He is widely published and has a by-lined column in CIO Magazine and other respected industry publications. He is also a frequent speaker at prominent industry conferences and leads panel discussions on digital transformation, emerging technologies, and digital health. With over two decades of experience in Health IT, Paddy has served in leadership roles at Wipro and Accenture as well as with Silicon Valley startups that saw successful exits.
The Big Unlock was Paddy’s first book and became the foundation for our thought leadership on the digital transformation of healthcare. His work with leading health systems and technology enterprises on digital transformation strategy led to the launch of The Big Unlock podcast featuring healthcare leaders and technology practitioners at the forefront of the transformation. The Big Unlock represents Paddy’s views and ideas around the unlocking of value in healthcare through digital transformation and emerging technologies in the United states.

DIGITAL STRATEGIST

DIGITAL STRATEGIST

Paddy is a well-known digital transformation and strategic growth advisory consultant in the healthcare IT space. He works with CEOs, CIOs, and Chief Digital Officers in the healthcare and technology sectors and is supported by a strong and dynamic research team in Damo Consulting.
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THOUGHT
LEADER

THOUGHT LEADER

Paddy’s publications and his firm’s research are required reading for every CIO and health IT leader who is actively involved in or looking to work in the healthcare digital transformation space. Paddy is also a sought-after speaker in leading conferences and in-house company events on the topic of technology-led digital transformation.
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THE BIG UNLOCK PODCAST

THE BIG UNLOCK PODCAST

Stay up to date on current trends in healthcare’s digital transformation. Featuring C-suite executives from the healthcare and technology sectors, podcast host Paddy Padmanabhan discusses how they are driving digital health innovation and leveraging emerging healthcare technologies to reimagine patient and caregiver experiences.
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DIGITAL STRATEGIST

DIGITAL STRATEGIST

Paddy is a well-known digital transformation and strategic growth advisory consultant in the healthcare IT space. He works with CEOs, CIOs, and Chief Digital Officers in the healthcare and technology sectors and is supported by a strong and dynamic research team in Damo Consulting.
Work with Paddy

THOUGHT
LEADER

THOUGHT LEADER

Paddy’s publications and his firm’s research are required reading for every CIO and health IT leader who is actively involved in or looking to work in the healthcare digital transformation space. Paddy is also a sought-after speaker in leading conferences and in-house company events on the topic of technology-led digital transformation.
See his work

THE BIG UNLOCK PODCAST

THE BIG UNLOCK PODCAST

Stay up to date on current trends in healthcare’s digital transformation. Featuring C-suite executives from the healthcare and technology sectors, podcast host Paddy Padmanabhan discusses how they are driving digital health innovation and leveraging emerging healthcare technologies to reimagine patient and caregiver experiences.
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