Managing Director, Portfolio Management & Investments
Vijay Nair is a Managing Director for the HSS Innovation Institute – the innovation arm of HSS, the world-leading academic medical center in orthopedics and musculoskeletal health. He is responsible for portfolio management and venture investments for HSS’s growing portfolio of disruptive medical device, life science and care delivery technologies.
Prior to joining the HSS Innovation Institute, Vijay led HSS’s Strategy and Business Development functions. In this role, Vijay worked closely with executive leadership to design and roll-out the strategic roadmap and operating plan. He also identified, evaluated and pursued new initiatives and partnerships to support the Hospital's growth objectives.
Before joining HSS, Vijay was a strategy consultant at Monitor Deloitte, where he consulted clients across the healthcare landscape (life sciences, insurance, health IT) and beyond (e.g., automotive, retail, consumer electronics, industrial products, and the public and not-for-profit sectors). His primary focus was to help clients grow through M&A, strategic partnerships, market entry, and other organic growth strategies.
Vijay graduated with honors from NYU's Stern School of Business with concentrations in Finance, Management and Organizational Behavior, and he also completed executive education in venture capital from Stanford University.