Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder, Maxwell Health
Vinay Gidwaney is Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder at Maxwell Health. At Maxwell, Vinay leads product and technology development, leading a team of designers, developers, and strategists focused on solving one of the Internet’s toughest problems: activating both digital engagement and real-life action. Prior to founding Maxwell, Vinay was the Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of Control-F1, starting the company shortly after high school. In December of 2005, Control-F1 was acquired by CA Technologies, one of the world’s largest software companies, exceeding $4 billion in sales. Vinay was also Director and a founding investor of Neurosilicon, a life science company focused on advancing healthcare research through enabling rapid, non-invasive, targeted depolarization of excitable cells using the company’s novel photoconductive stimulation technology. In early 2008, Gidwaney was invited to be a visiting researcher in the Synthetic Neurobiology Group at MIT Media Lab, an won the prestigious MIT Technology Review Magazine’s Top 100 Innovators Under 35 Award.