Rama Penta
Senior Manager, Digital Health Innovation
Bayer

Rama is the Business Development Digital Health, Senior Manager within Bayer’s #G4A Digital Health Innovation group.

He is a patient- | consumer- | human-centric digital health innovator who helps identify, develop and commercialize technology-enabled healthcare solutions.

Rama started his technology and healthcare oriented career within the Merck Research Labs supporting Drug Discovery / Early Pre-clinical activities. In 2014, a few years after joining Merck’s Consumer Health division and serving as the Associate Director of Global Technology Product Innovation (a role he created), he joined Bayer as part of its acquisition of the Merck division. In January 2018, he moved from NYC to Silicon Valley and now works out of Bayer’s LifeHUB California.

His academic background spans NYU to Stevens Institute of Technology, with M.S. degrees, from the latter, in both Chemical Biology & Information Systems.