Pramod John is the CEO of Oration, a startup that is focused on improving the business of healthcare and thereby making healthcare affordable. Pramod has become deeply involved in analyzing the drivers for the uncontrollable rise in cost of the US healthcare system and for the creation of disruptive models which lead to true reform.
Prior to starting Oration, he was the Vice President of Strategy and Innovation for McKesson, where he was responsible for examining opportunities for expansion and optimization in the healthcare space and seeking opportunities for performance improvement in delivery systems, infrastructure and supply chain. Before joining McKesson, Pramod was the founder and CEO of PacketMotion, which was a venture-funded startup in the enterprise network information and policy management space that was acquired by VMWare. Pramod also founded netExaminer.com which was acquired by SonicWALL.
Pramod has a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.