Faye Karnavy Sahai is a senior executive innovation leader, advisor, and investor with deep experience in health, insurance, and emerging technology. Faye is currently Partner at Mirai Global focused on innovation of global corporations and Managing Director at Vinaj, investing in digital health startups with Telosity.co Fund and consulting in innovation and venture investments with corporations. Her experience includes over 16 years of insurance experience with AIG, Kaiser Permanente, and Blue Shield of California, and more than 9 years in financial institutions and consulting, such as Schwab and Deloitte Consulting.
She has lent her expertise and service to the Ayogo Health Board and Audit Committee, the Ascend Leadership NorCal Chair and Nominations Committee, the Berger Research Board, the Claremont McKenna Alumni Board, the UCSF Catalyst Advisory Board, and the Samsung Emerging Tech Advisory.
Faye has been recognized as one of Computer World’s Top Premier IT Leaders, Insurance Business Hot 100, Elite Women in Insurance Business America, and with both the Ascend Leadership Award and the Innovation Enterprise Best Ideation Award.
She earned her MBA from the UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management and her BA from Claremont McKenna College. She holds a certificate in Project Management from Stanford University.