Devmalya Sarkar, HITLAB India Manager

A researcher and bioengineer by training, Devmalya’s passion for identifying unmet needs and creating simple, empathic, and effective solutions that improve lives has underlined his pursuits in healthcare. 

Over the course of his career he has been able to develop strong skills in ethnography, product design and development, and stakeholder management. His research contributions have also been acknowledged at conferences on health sciences, medical technology, physiology, and experimental biology across the US, UK, and India.

Dev’s interests comprise design thinking in healthcare innovation, design and development, strategy and implementation of high-impact and affordable healthcare solutions. Most recently, these have been underlined by a strong appreciation for frugal innovation. 

Dev holds a Bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from Manipal University, and a Master’s degree in biomechanics from the University of Manchester, where he graduated summa cum laude.