Leadership Spotlight: Ashish Agrawal, SVP of Engineering

Employee spotlight Ashish Agrawal

What’s your title/role at BrightInsight? 

My role at BrightInsight is to be to head the engineering organization for the company. Our team is responsible to develop a world-class regulated digital health platform and also develop & release configurable healthcare applications for our biopharma & medtech customers - this includes the architecture, software development, testing, security & cloud operations (deployment & monitoring) of our platform & applications.

Can you share a bit of background on yourself?

I grew up in Mumbai, India. Did my schooling & engineering bachelors in Mumbai. I pursued my Masters in Computer Science at University of Southern California & have been working in bay area since past 2 decades.

What is your favorite food?

Mediterranean & Thai

Where is your favorite place on earth?

New Zealand, South Island

Which of BrightInsight’s Values most resonates with you and why?

Passionate about transforming care and patient outcomes

While all 7 values are unique, the one which resonates the most is “Passionate about transforming care and patient outcomes”.

Realizing the mission is real & touches human lives to transform patient care in a positive manner is inspirational & self-motivating for me & my teams to do our jobs & develop the best possible software we can for our users.

What is your favorite part about working at BrightInsight?

I have worked at multiple companies to develop enterprise software in different domains serving diverse customers. At BrightInsight, there exists an opportunity to create something which has a positive impact on patient care & touches each one of us directly, this is real world impact. And to achieve this goal, the company has motivated folks with great passion & knowledge in this domain to realize the vision. For tech folks, the software is getting developed on latest technology stack on cloud, web & mobile.

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