2023 Information Technology Judge

Gaurav Cariappa Maneypanda

“It was an amazing experience having the opportunity to judge and analyze various B2B digital product offerings as a panel member on the Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards. It was exciting to analyze the Pharma and Health tech innovation submissions which were truly impactful in their business value and scope of innovation. Overall, a great judging experience with avenues to expand learning of new B2B innovations across multiple industries.”

Product Manager | ZS Associates | Chicago, Illinois, United States

Gaurav has several years of experience in Product Management within multiple industry domains and specializes within Pharma and Healthcare Payer/Provider digital strategy. As a PM for ZS’s Industry leading ZAIDYN platform, Gaurav contributes to feature development, market research, Road Map Strategy and Use-Case conceptualization for Innovation within the Pharma Sales Performance and Provider engagement space.

In his past engagements, Gaurav worked on Medicaid systems transformations and Clinical workflow optimizations for leading PBM’s; Gaurav led client engagement for requirements gathering, business review/approval and vendor acceptance for Product enhancements. Previously, Gaurav worked as a Business Intelligence Analyst guiding Product development for an automated cloud migration provider, Impetus Technologies. Prior to Impetus, Gaurav worked within Product QA for a leading embedded systems manufacturing company – Godrej & Boyce mfg.

Gaurav graduated with a Master’s in the Management of Technology from New York University and has a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering from the University of Mumbai.