Ulya Khan is a dynamic leader who mixes the sharpest business skills with a great sense of vision to help organizations and individuals reach their goals. Her experience comes from 25+ years in major corporations covering many roles across the globe, with a focus on healthcare over the last 10 years. Presently, she is an Operating Partner at Virgo Investment Group and also an active Angel Investor, via GoldenSeeds, in a personal capacity.
Ms. Khan is a force for innovation in the field of Aging, with her finger on the pulse of the latest developments across the many facets within this field. She has a true understanding of factors that drive health behavior change in seniors. Ulya has been an operating partner at Virgo Investment Group since 2019 and sits on several portfolio company boards. She has been instrumental in developing Virgo’s healthcare investment thesis and involved with entire healthcare portfolio including PeerFit, LifeSpark, Apricus Health and Swift Medical.
Ulya has held several C-suite roles, including Chief Operating & Product Officer at Tivity Health 2016/2017 with a $550MM+ P&L, where her portfolio comprised the flagship SilverSneakers product alongside Prime Fitness and Whole Health Living products.
Prior to joining Tivity Health Ulya was the Chief Operating Officer at Aptus Health responsible for executing on an aggressive growth strategy, scaling the business and supporting 50% year on year revenue growth through M&A, integrating 5 acquisitions over three years. Ulya also held various leadership positions at Thomson Reuters and was instrumental in building and exponentially growing several businesses, adding $600M+ in revenues. After a successful career at Thomson Reuters, Ulya decided to pursue healthcare opportunities leading to “doing business while doing good” by fixing the many dysfunctionalities within the US healthcare ecosystem..
Ms Khan is adept at building and leading high performing global teams, which deliver extraordinary results. She has a strategic mind and a no-nonsense execution driven approach, which is coupled with high sensitivity in dealing with people at all levels. Her recent focus has been on helping develop as well as execute turnaround strategies and on scaling organizations, going through change and transformation, without sacrificing “excellence in execution”. She serves on a number of boards, including Swift Medical and Health eVillages
Ulya has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Computer Sciences and a Masters Degree in Management Sciences from Imperial College, London. She has also completed various Executive Programs from Harvard Business School, including Business Strategy and Managing Health Care Delivery. Ms Khan is also a Fellow of the Nashville Healthcare Council Fellow Program (2017).