Principal, Afya Insights
Bijel Dholakia is Principal at Afya Insights with over 20 years research experience in the healthcare sector.
As former Vice President with a global market research and business intelligence company, she managed research and consulting engagements with Fortune 500 as well as small to mid-sized MedTech companies and healthcare institutions to inform their business growth strategies.
She has conducted over 250+ custom projects focused on helping companies understand their medical marketplace to differentiate their product development, marketing and commercialization efforts. Bijel is also a highly experienced healthcare moderator and has led innovation and ideation workshops.
Prior to forming Afya Insights, Bijel worked for ORC International as Vice President in their Healthcare practice, She also worked for Sanofi (Hoechst) and Pfizer (Pharmacia) and holds an MSc in Information Science from City University London and a BSc in Human Sciences from University College London.
Bijel brings in subject matter experts and research partners to work with her based on specific engagement needs.