Product & Design in New York
Hey – I'm Kyro (kērō). I'm a multi-disciplinary product builder that cares deeply about maximizing human agency through connection and expression. Previously was co-founder & Chief Product Officer at Zipdrug, a venture-backed care collaboration product acquired by Anthem.
-Support venture firms and early-stage portfolio companies with product, design, and marketing efforts.
-Designed mobile app and design systems for digital health startup, driving traction to secure $Xm in funding.
-Drove narrative strategy & design for AI automation startup to, helping secure $20m from Peter Thiel and top firms.
-UX/UI/interaction designer & digital product lead for venture-backed zero-waste bottled beverage vending system.
-Achieved 70% DAU/MAU in pilot launch with major co-working space by conducting field research.
-Developed 2 concept prototypes with team of industrial design, mechanical, and CV engineers.
-Developed narrative and assets to secure pilot partnership with a global luxury fitness company and national organic food chain.
-Drove product vision, strategy, and design of care collaboration product connecting health plans, members, and pharmacies, delivering significant boosts in quality scores and drug cost-savings across 20+ states.
-Designed & launched Care Control, a medication dashboard for pharmacists to deliver over XXXk prescriptions.
-Achieved top-percentile member satisfaction by implementing user research program with care team.
-Drove member conversion by XX% by leveraging AI/ML to target high-value program-eligible members.
-Helped convert pilots with 3 national health plans by leading product discovery process with stakeholders
-Scaled platform for multi-state expansion by working with engineering, marketing, sales, compliance teams.
-Acquired by Anthem, Inc. (NYSE: $ELV).
-President, HealthTech Entrepreneurship & Innovation club
-Took leave in 2014 to co-found Zipdrug
-Founder & President, HackerMed bio-backer organization
-Undergraduate Research Opportunities (UROP) Fellow