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Revolutionising Healthcare: New York Companies Leading the Charge

Meet the Visionary Women Behind the Innovation

In the vibrant world of healthcare technology, visionary women are leading the charge with transformative innovations that promise to reshape the way we think about wellness and medical care. Let’s explore the groundbreaking work of these pioneering companies, guided by female leadership, and their dedication to revolutionising the healthcare industry with a keen eye on diversity and inclusion in the realm of health tech.

Gina Bartasi, Founder and Executive Chairman, Kindbody

Leading Kindbody is Gina Bartasi, whose entrepreneurial journey includes being the former Founder and CEO of Progyny, a groundbreaking fertility benefits platform. Gina’s extensive experience in the fertility space has propelled Kindbody’s mission of accessibility and affordability in reproductive healthcare. Kindbody offers a comprehensive suite of services, including fertility assessments, egg freezing, and IVF, supported by advanced technology and a commitment to compassionate care, making family-building options more accessible to all.


April Koh,Co-Founder and CEO at Spring Health 

At the forefront of Spring Health stands April Koh, whose leadership steers the company’s mission to revolutionise mental health care. Spring Health utilises cutting-edge technology and data-driven insights to provide personalised mental health solutions, empowering individuals and organisations to prioritise mental well-being and access quality care.

Kate Ryder, Founder & CEO of Maven 

Kate Ryder heads up Maven, drawing from her previous role as an early-stage investor at Index Ventures, where she gained insights into emerging trends and opportunities in healthcare innovation. Kate’s background in venture capital uniquely positions Maven to thrive in the digital health landscape. Under Ryder’s leadership, Maven offers comprehensive virtual care and support, including telemedicine consultations, community forums, and personalised wellness programmes, addressing the unique needs of women at every stage of life.


Maya Hardigan, Founder and CEO at Mae 

Mae, founded by Maya Hardigan, is dedicated to transforming maternal and infant health through innovative technology and community support. Mae benefits from Maya’s extensive experience in digital health product development. With over 15 years of experience designing and implementing innovative health management platforms, Maya brings a wealth of expertise to Mae’s mission of transforming maternal and infant health. Mae offers a holistic platform connecting expectant mothers with resources, education, and personalised care, empowering women to navigate the transformative journey of motherhood with confide


Priyanka Jain, Co-Founder and CEO at Evvy

Under the leadership of Priyanka Jain, Evvy is revolutionising preventive healthcare through personalised nutrition and wellness solutions. Evvy leverages Priyanka’s background as the former Head of Product at pymetrics, where she spearheaded the development of a platform using behavioral science and AI to promote unbiased hiring practices. Priyanka’s experience in leveraging technology for positive social impact drives Evvy’s mission of revolutionising preventive healthcare through personalised nutrition and wellness solutions. Evvy’s innovative platform utilises data analytics and AI to deliver personalised recommendations, empowering individuals to make informed choices about their health and well-being, and adopt sustainable lifestyle changes.


The contributions of these visionary women extend beyond the realm of healthcare technology; they are paving the way for a future where wellness is accessible, personalised, and inclusive. They are not only revolutionising the healthcare industry but also reshaping societal attitudes towards health and well-being. As we look to the future, their leadership serves as a beacon of inspiration, guiding us towards a world where preventative care is the norm and gender gaps in health data is a thing of the past.

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