Medidata Veterans Rama Kondru and Sastry Chilukuri Named co-CEOs

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About our Co-CEOs

Sastry Chilukuri

Sastry Chilukuri was named co-CEO of Medidata in July 2021. Sastry is also the Founder & President of Acorn AI, Medidata’s Data Science business.

Chilukuri brings over 22 years of expertise in healthcare technology. Before joining Medidata, he was a partner at McKinsey & Company, where he worked for 12 years advising bio-pharma, medical device, technology, PE and public sector clients around the world. Prior to that, he worked for GE Healthcare in software engineering, product development and operations.

Dr. Rama Kondru

Dr. Rama Kondru was named co-CEO of Medidata in July 2021.

An innovative and inspiring leader with over 20 years of experience in pharma, medical devices, data science, and academia, Kondru previously served as 3DS Medidata EVP, Chief Technology Officer and Head of Product overseeing the R&D organization with a focus on patient centricity, engineering excellence and analytics. In 2020, Kondru was named a top 100 life sciences leader by PharmaVOICE.