LEADING THROUGH ADVERSITIES: WOMEN SHAPES THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY
How are women being impacted by COVID-19, and how are they leading to
address the challenges faced by others? To learn, The Women’s Forum for
the Economy and Society is conducting a series of interviews with women
entrepreneurs and ambassadors for women’s empowerment around the world.
These interviews are unveiling unique insights into the far-reaching impacts of Covid-19, and the diverse ways these inspiring women are responding to the crisis with leadership and innovation.
Harjit Gill, CEO, Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association
The Women’s Forum met with Harjit Gill, Chief Executive Officer of the Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association. APACMed is the only regional association to provide a unified voice for the medical technology industry in Asia Pacific. Harjit was previously the EVP and CEO of Philips ASEAN & Pacific, and held a variety of international roles with Philips over two decades. Passionate about innovation and healthcare reform, Harjit holds concurrent positions on several prestigious Boards. She is the former Singapore Chapter Chair of the Young Presidents Organisation, the world’s premier leadership organisation of Chief Executives, a former Board member of the National University of Singapore Entrepreneurship Committee, and member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on South East Asia.