Meet the Healthcare Digital Transformation Experts
Damo Consulting is a digital transformation and strategic growth advisory firm serving healthcare enterprises and the technology companies that support them. We specialize in digital and growth strategy, actionable healthcare market intelligence, and branded thought leadership for our clients.
Why We Do It…
We envision digitally-enabled health systems and technology partners collaborating to deliver a superior care experience and promote better health outcomes for healthcare consumers around the world.
As a preferred advisory partner and expert in digital transformation strategies, we are committed to supporting healthcare enterprises with digital health innovation while helping technology providers seize the opportunity for growth through the right market strategies.
Providing Strategic Consulting Across the Digital Health Landscape
Since 2012, Damo Consulting has been working with leading healthcare enterprises on technology strategy and digital transformation. We have also worked with some of the leading technology firms and emerging health IT companies to transform their brands and accelerate growth.
Explore outcomes for our clients across the digital health landscape here.
The Damo Consulting Team: Real-World Experience in Health IT + Recognized Thought Leadership in Healthcare
Meet the Founder
“I urge every one of my clients to think ahead and plan for technology-led business transformation and growth. In healthcare, digital transformation requires a lot of complex decision-making to determine the best technology and strategies. Fortunately, that’s exactly the kind of problem solving that my team and I enjoy most. Along the way, I also get to connect and share insights with some of the brightest leaders in healthcare and technology through The Big Unlock podcast.”
– Paddy Padmanabhan, CEO of Damo Consulting
- 20+ years of experience in healthcare IT as senior leader with global consulting firms such as Accenture
- Built and led a $150 million IT consulting business, held leadership roles in successful healthcare analytics startups
- Recognized for thought leadership in healthcare in the digital transformation and emerging technology space, publishes widely in leading industry and tech publications
- Author of the book “The Big Unlock”, and host of The Big Unlock podcast featuring senior healthcare and technology executives
Arpita Bose Das
Brand transformation & operations
Arpita is a marketing professional with over eight years of experience in content marketing, marketing communication, and corporate communication.
She has worked with several organizations in the technology space and brings with her the experience of working with stakeholders across the marketing value chain.
Arpita is a graduate of Mount Carmel College, Bangalore University. She has a Master’s in English and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Visual Communications.
Bhawna is a content specialist and has worked with the Indian media for over five years before deciding to make content writing her full-time career. She is a quick learner and loves to take up new challenges. She is a team player.
Bhawna is a postgraduate in MS in Communications from Garden City College, Bangalore University.
Digital product strategy
Blaine Anderson is an experienced entrepreneur, executive, growth strategist and operator with over 25 years of experience accelerating innovative product development in Healthcare through Design Thinking and User Centered Design.
Blaine specializes in human-centered design to create digital products that deliver sustainable, profitable growth for business. He has worked with large companies and startups across a broad spectrum of the healthcare vertical, using a human-centered design approach to uncover and turn insights into innovative products based on real customer needs, new technical possibilities, and business viability.
Blaine is one of the founders of a leading healthcare-focused digital strategy, design and development agency, PointClear, and currently serves on the Board of Directors. Before beginning his entrepreneurial journey in 2006, Blaine spent over 15 years at NASA, specializing in the testing large space structures in the Space Station and Shuttle program.
Healthcare Technology & Operations
Debbie’s focus is on strategic and operational aspects of technology development, innovation, and deployment initiatives which support both clinical care and strategic enterprise initiatives.
She helps with delivery of value-based care and population health management to foster population health, improve patient engagement and access to care, and drive growth and integration in complex health care delivery organizations. She creates strategies and operating plans that deliver highly complex implementations of electronic health record and other clinical systems, in settings that include a major academic medical center, multi-specialty group practice, community hospitals and ambulatory health centers.
Technology Strategy and Sourcing
Dominick is a subject matter expert in global sourcing, IT service Management, strategy and process optimization with over 25 years of experience around the world.
He held leadership positions in Europe and the USA with Cap Gemini, Keane and Wipro, driving technology and process outsourcing and reengineering, organizational design, strategy execution and IT redeployment for leading Fortune 500 clients.
Author of numerous articles, white papers and methodology manuals, Dominick is a regular speaker at events and conferences, including topics blending technology and business such as Risk Management and Strategic Agility.
Dominick is a graduate of Bordeaux University (France) with multiple BAs and a Pocket MBA by Boston University / Questrom School of Business, in addition to numerous technology certifications.
Joyoti is a physician with varied experience in clinical practice, pharma consulting and Healthcare information technology. She has worked with several EMRs including Allscripts, AthenaHealth, GE Perioperative and Nextgen. Her core areas of interest are clinical informatics, EMR content development, Interoperability & Integration and Health data analytics. She has a post-graduation in Bioinformatics.
Market Intelligence and Research
Kaushik has nine years of core experience in market research domain. He has worked for several global organizations and has helped them with projects related to market research, advisory and consulting in healthcare, technology and energy.
He holds degrees in MBA in finance as well as PGPBM in Banking and Insurance.
Digital Transformation Strategy
Michael Joseph, PMP, is a seasoned health IT professional, solution architect and innovation thought leader, with expertise in data management, API tools, analytics, business process management and user-centered design. He is passionate about accelerating the promise of digital health transformation, to improve patient experience and outcomes, improve quality of care delivery and lower costs. Michael has managed all phases of large-scale, complex projects in multi-stakeholder environments to extract value and actionable insights from ever increasing volume, variety and velocity of data.
Michael brings a proven approach for implementing innovative, cost-effective solutions that improve clinical, financial and operational performance. He has designed solutions that utilize data virtualization, API tools, cloud computing and scalable platform services to deliver advanced analytics for increased productivity, efficiency and business agility. Michael possesses significant experience and expertise in adopting standards-based interoperability for clinical data exchange, EMR optimization and workflow automation.
Michael is a visionary, proactive, results-oriented professional who can make informed decisions, empower others, build consensus and foster a collaborative teaming environment to implement innovative solutions that deliver measurable, sustainable results. The diversity of his client engagements and industry exposure allows him to bring a unique perspective. Michael possesses an M.S. degree in Technology Management from the University of Pennsylvania/The Wharton School and a B.S. degree in Operations Research from Cornell University. He is also a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
Perumal(Siva) Sivakumar, MBA, is a seasoned healthcare technology professional, influential leader, subject matter expert and solution architect, improving patient healing process and reducing costs by applying innovative solutions, processes and best practices, and delivering value through patient data management, informatics, clinical workflow optimization, population health management and digital transformation.
Siva has played diverse leadership roles at Siemens Medical Systems and Cognizant Healthcare in software engineering, product strategy, domain consulting, enterprise solution architecture, technology strategy, M&A integration, platform based services and IT Services delivery, which helps him adapt emerging technologies to enable connected digital healthcare ecosystem.
Siva has managed several complex programs end-end-end, collaborating with senior level executives and third party vendors, connecting systems that generate wealth of patient data, crafting modern workflows, and delivering insights to achieve the real potential of new and alternative models of care and population health objectives. Siva has developed digital solutions in the areas of care management, post-acute care, paperless specialty care, revenue cycle management, physician collaboration and patient engagement platforms.
Siva is a strategic and dependable leader, has a track record of building high performance teams and driving business transformation by combining people, technology and processes.
Siva’s exposure to diverse clients in the provider, payer and medical devices industries and expertise in interoperability standards such as HL7, FHIR, EDI, DICOM and API integrations helps unlock the cross industry value.
Siva is a strong customer advocate and constantly focuses on solving problems and helping clients achieve their vision and goals. He strongly believes that design thinking and connected systems are key to bringing superior customer experience as technological advancements involving APIs, Mobile, Cloud, Big Data, predictive analytics, AI/ML are bringing innovative ways for businesses and consumers collaborate and add value.
Siva has a master’s degree in Applied Mathematics and an MBA from Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan Ann Arbor.
Ramesh Raghavan is a healthcare digital transformation leader and mentor facilitating the ongoing journey to digitize healthcare organizations. In this role he mentor’s business and technology leaders to strategically align the digital journey with the organizational mission and goals. He brings a strong understanding of healthcare mandates, patient journey across care management and payment for the same as well as technology that will enable seamless transitions. His skills in risk analysis and mitigation to future proof business initiatives is enabled by his choice of appropriate technology that optimize the cost and performance of the solutions.
Technology & design
Sanjith is a passionate designer with a quest for acquiring new technical skills and providing creative solutions to design and UX problems. He is a creative thinker, a team player, a multi-tasker, and a hard worker.
While Sanjith is adept at using any software design with ease, he prefers working with Adobe Creative Suite and making websites on WordPress.
Sharanya has about four years of experience in the life sciences and pharma domain along with three years of market research experience.
She has worked with several organizations and have helped them with market research in biotechnology, pharma, healthcare, and technology. She is a keen learner and is passionate about new tools and skills.
Sharanya is a graduate from Drury University, Springfield, MO, USA. She also holds a Master’s in Molecular Biology from Bangalore University.