MANAGING DIRECTOR DIGITAL HEALTH, MAVERICKS CAPITAL
Donna supports the Firm’s Digital Health initiative. Donna is the founder and lead strategist at The Arden Group, a strategy and business development consultancy focused on helping companies all along the value chain take advantage of the tectonic shifts in healthcare created by the powerful trends of connectedness, personalization and globalization of healthcare.
Donna has a strong history of creating and executing successful marketing, channel and technology strategies to create differentiation and grow global revenues profitably. She has a unique background, combining 10 years in marketing, sales and business management in the semiconductor industry with 10 years of execution and strategy development for design, manufacturing and technology companies serving the medical device market.
Prior to founding The Arden Group, Donna developed and directed the strategic planning and technology roadmap at Flextronics which included the medical sector. After that, Donna was Strategy Director at Jabil, where she created and developed the Company's strategy that moved Jabil away from a short-term opportunistic approach to a more focused, long-term strategic approach in healthcare. In both roles, Donna developed a roadmap of short, medium and long-term growth strategies and directed healthcare investments based on strategic and financial analysis combined with creative business planning.
Donna is a free-lance journalist and has published many articles in healthcare and strategy. Donna holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Boston University.