Advisory Board Members

Our advisory board is composed of premiere professionals representing critical areas across the healthcare continuum.

Shyam Dattani

Enterprise Digital Transformation / Business Development

With an illustrious career spanning over 18 years, Shyam is a dynamic professional with a stellar track record of strategically positioning and repositioning companies, fortifying brands, and propelling them toward market leadership. His leadership acumen has been particularly impactful in steering early-stage companies onto new growth trajectories.

Renowned for his keen market insights, Shyam possesses a proven ability to assess market needs and skillfully guide companies toward high-return business opportunities. His expertise lies in driving pivotal transformational deals, collaborating seamlessly with cross-functional stakeholders, and crafting compelling business cases and strategic plans that consistently yield success.

Currently serving as the Managing Director for the Life Sciences business at Innovaccer, a prominent AI-driven healthcare data interoperability and care management platform company, Shyam plays a pivotal role in constructing innovative business models and solutions. His focus on facilitating cross-industry collaboration is instrumental in accelerating clinical research and digital health initiatives, contributing significantly to the advancement of innovative medicines, improvement of provider and patient experience and better outcomes for patients.

In his previous role as the Vice President of Business Development at Cactus Communications, a scientific communications leader, Shyam led the commercial function for the life sciences business. His impact at Cactus Communications Inc. was characterized by leading groundbreaking deals, including the establishment of a modular content hub for medical affairs to improve digital experience for payers and providers.

Prior to Cactus Communications, Shyam served as the Global Client Principal for key accounts at Indegene Inc., He drove transformative deals including industry-first cross channel digital content production hub for pharma, implementing SaaS for omni-channel HCP marketing, and establishing Centers of Excellence for commercial analytics.

Shyam’s unwavering focus revolves around achieving product/market fit, devising effective go-to-market strategies, and driving business development initiatives that propel companies to new heights.

Educationally, Shyam holds a Master of Business Administration degree with dual majors in Finance and Marketing from the prestigious Indian School of Business. He also possesses a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics from the University of Mumbai.