Anurag Mairal, Ph.D., MBA, is a co-founder and Executive Vice President of Orbees Medical, a market research and strategy solutions firm based in the SF Bay Area and focused on the medtech industry. In this role, he oversees engaging with key stakeholders in the industry including senior executives of the medtech multinationals, thought leaders in medicine, and marketing and sales organizations. Dr. Mairal also serves as a consulting associate professor
at the Stanford University School of Medicine and as the director of global exchange at Stanford's Biodesign program.
Dr. Mairal has an extensive background in medical device development, collaborating with partners in India, China, and other emerging markets to advance product development, manufacturing, and distribution. Recently, Dr. Mairal took two years off from Orbees Medical to take a senior leadership role at PATH, a major global health nonprofit based in Seattle. In this role, he oversaw research and development, commercialization, and implementation of
technologies in PATH's medical devices, diagnostics, and digital health divisions. Previously, he held several positions at Johnson & Johnson, including Business Development Director and Product Director for structural heart, cardiology, and peripheral vascular products at Cordis.
Dr. Mairal earned a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder and an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley. He also holds an MS in chemical engineering from the Indian Institution of Technology in Mumbai and a BS in chemical engineering from National Institute of Technology, Raipur. His work has been published in more than 30 publications, and he has been issued seven patents.