Rekha Ranganathan was appointed President, CAE Healthcare in April 2019.
Rekha is a proven global business leader with over 20 years of experience in general management, business P&L, Sales & Marketing, Strategy, Business Development in healthcare and technology in several geographies.
Prior to her appointment at CAE, Rekha was Vice President and Global General Manager for a business in Computed Tomography and Advanced Molecular Imaging within the Diagnostic imaging group at Philips Healthtech, a leading healthcare technology company. Prior to that within Philips she was General Manager for Global Mobile Surgery Systems and head of Healthcare Innovation Center. She was integrally responsible for all functions including Commercial, Marketing, Customer Service, Operations, Research & Development, Purchasing, Finance and Human Resources. Previously, she was Senior Director, Marketing & Business Head, for Philips Oncology division based in India.
Before her tenure at Philips, Rekha was leading the commercial and marketing strategy for Emerging Markets for Boston Scientific USA, a global leader in the medical device industry. Rekha was a Senior consultant at McKinsey, a top tier management consulting company.
She has a Bachelor of Technology, from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. Ms. Ranganathan holds a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science (M.Sc.) from the University of California, Berkeley and a MBA from Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.