Farhana Nakhooda, SVP Health Catalyst, Asia Pacific (APAC), leads the overall vision and growth strategy of the Health Catalyst business across Asia Pacific. She is passionate about improving healthcare outcomes, access to care, as well as decreasing healthcare costs across the APAC region. Nakhooda has extensive experience with engagement at the intersection of medicine, technology, AI, and analytics. Before joining Health Catalyst, she was the IBM Healthcare & Life Sciences solutions leader for APAC for 18 years, where she played a key role in digitally enabling healthcare transformation projects across APAC, Eastern Europe, and Middle East/Africa. Nakhooda has more than 25 years of international experience in the healthcare and life sciences industry as a medical researcher and subject matter expert. She has a bachelor of science degree (with honors), in which she majored in biology and biochemistry, at the University of British Columbia. She completed her MBA at Monash Mt Eliza Business School in Melbourne, Australia.