Chief Investment Officer, The Innovation Institute
Barry Didato is Chief Investment Officer of The Innovation Institute and senior advisor to The Saudi royal family. The Innovation Institute is a unique healthcare and medical innovation accelerator comprised of the aligned efforts of over 600 professionals focused on supplying capital, expertise, and partners to amplify the power and impact of human ingenuity and goodwill to save lives and alleviate human suffering worldwide.
Barry has earned a values-based reputation of integrity, creativity, and helping deliver a continuous culture of improvement on behalf of shareholders. He has developed a global network of collaborative strategic business relationships and partnerships to help scale businesses in numerous international markets.
Barry received a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Design & Regional Planning from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, and a Master’s Degree focusing on entrepreneurial management, finance and design thinking to accelerate innovation from Harvard University Graduate School of Design in conjunction with Harvard Business School. Sir Barry Didato was knighted by The Order of St. John of Jerusalem, Knights of Malta, one of the oldest orders of chivalry in existence today, dating to the year 1048AD.
In this panel discussion, prominent healthcare investors from pharmaceutical companies, venture capital firms, incubators, and funding agencies, will share their visions on what’s next in innovative healthcare technologies, and their investment strategies to capture such opportunities.