Welcome New Board Members Abhi Patangay and Peter Quimby

A warm welcome to Abhi Patangay and Peter Quimby

“Abhi’s and Peter’s personal and professional backgrounds bring unique perspectives and passion to our board, and we’re delighted to welcome them,” says President Jackie Boucher. “They share our commitment to helping more children with heart disease, and we look forward to benefiting from their contributions and leadership.”

Abhi Patangay

Abhi Patangay is a partner at McKinsey and Company, a global management consulting firm. His primary expertise is in growth strategy, M&A transactions and commercial excellence transformations for medical devices. At McKinsey, Abhi has worked on a broad spectrum of medical technologies ranging from imaging capital equipment to spinal implants. Prior to McKinsey, Abhi was a product manager at Boston Scientific, where he worked on market entry strategies for new therapies and diagnostics, and launched new diagnostics for heart failure, arrhythmias and coronary artery disease. ​Before that Abhi was a research scientist at Boston Scientific and holds a number of patents related to technologies in cardiac, renal, pulmonary and neurovascular conditions. Abhi has a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.

Peter Quimby

Peter Quimby is a director for Google Cloud and leads the global relationship with a Minneapolis-based MedTech company. His team focuses on data and the application of artificial intelligence to create innovative and unique customer experiences. Peter also serves on the Board of Directors for the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation and Abbott Northwestern Hospital Foundation. Peter is a heart patient and underwent a heart transplant in 2014.

He previously worked at General Dynamics, Dell and Microsoft, and he spent five years as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Peter has an MBA from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Children’s HeartLink saves children’s lives by transforming pediatric heart care in underserved parts of the world. Founded in 1969, we currently support 18 partner hospitals in Brazil, China, India, Malaysia and Vietnam. Through our partnerships, we serve more than 170,000 children per year.