Krish Venkat

Operating Advisor

Krish is an Operating Advisor at RECOGNIZE focused on the Healthcare industry domain. Prior to RECOGNIZE, Krish spent over 20 years at Cognizant in various senior management roles. Most recently Krish served as the Vice Chairman of Cognizant’s Healthcare & Life Sciences practice. During his tenure at Cognizant, Krish also served as the President of Healthcare & Life Sciences business unit growing the practice to over $4.2B in revenue to be the second largest industry vertical in Cognizant and led the Practice to many accolades by leading industry analysts. Krish began his career at Tata Consultancy Services and has worked for many years in technology consulting, banking and insurance in Australia. Krish received his graduate degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and his undergrad degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the University of Madras.
Krish currently serves on the Advisory Board of Firstsource.

Associate at New Mountain Capital and an Analyst at Apollo Global Management LLC.