Business Strategist, Emerging Technologies and Strategic Partnerships
Prad serves as the leader for Business Strategies for Emerging Technologies and Strategic Partnerships. In this capacity, he works very closely with the Office of the CEO, the Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine and cross functional AHA leadership and volunteer leadership across the organization on new emerging areas of focus for American Heart Association including defining and building new strategies enabled and accelerated through technology, data, science and strategic partnerships with a focus on creating a marketplace of precision healthcare solutions for advancing AHA mission.
Prior to AHA, Prad started his career as a consultant working primarily for large multinational organizations like GE both in United States and multiple international locations where he progressively held a variety of roles in strategy planning, execution using technology as the enabler. More recently he was part of the global leadership team at Brink’s Incorporated, a global secured logistics company working on strategies related to their core line of business solutions across 55 countries. He received his degree in computer engineering from University of Mumbai, India and is a certified Six Sigma black belt.