Full Name
Tapan Mehta
Job Title
Head of Healthcare and Life Sciences Marketing
Speaker Bio
Tapan Mehta is an experienced marketing and business development professional with a
record of producing results in the Digital and Consumer Healthcare markets - Providers, Payers,
Life Sciences, and Medical Devices. Tapan brings a wealth of knowledge and healthcare domain
expertise by relying on over 20 years of experience in product/services management,
strategic/portfolio marketing, demand generation, go-to- market execution, content
development, brand awareness, partner alliances (start-ups and technology vendors),
sales/consultative engagements, and C-suite relationship building.
Tapan strives for excellence by applying innovative strategies in the digital transformation of
the healthcare and life sciences industry. He has strong clinical and technology domain
expertise in several areas such as health informatics, patient experience, clinical workflows,
virtual healthcare, regulatory and security compliance (e.g. HIPAA, PCI), Internet-of-Things
(IoT), cloud computing, data analytics, mobility and security. He is passionate about helping
customers transform their business by leveraging technology, people, and process with the
ultimate goal of improving the quality of care and patient outcomes.
As Nutanix’s Head of Healthcare and Life Sciences marketing, Tapan is responsible for the
overall strategy, go-to-market execution, thought leadership, solution development, and
business development efforts. Prior to joining Nutanix, Tapan was the Global Head of Cisco’s
Healthcare Solutions and Services group where he was responsible for driving all facets of the
business such as general management, C-suite customer engagements, strategic planning,
portfolio offerings, and go-to-market execution. Other past experiences include various
executive management positions at DMI, Altera Corporation (acquired by Intel) and Cypress
Tapan is a graduate of the University of Michigan where he studied electrical engineering with a
minor in business administration. He has spoken at several healthcare conferences such as
HIMSS, ATA, and Medical Device Connectivity and continues to be an active member in the
healthcare community. Tapan has authored multiple articles/papers/blogs in industry-leading
Tapan Mehta