BIBA Welcomes Maria Malavenda of KONNECTED Consulting to the Board!

Maria Malavenda is a Senior Partner at KONNECTED Consulting, where she advises global businesses, from start-ups to the Fortune 50, on innovation, strategy, and organizational and operational improvements. She is an entrepeneur who has served in executive roles at Accenture, Deloitte and Johnson & Johnson, and now brings her creativity and global perspectives to the BIBA Board.

Maria has written and published on many topics surrounding the business of healthcare. She enjoys mentoring young executives and entrpeneurs and is the recipient of multiple national, industry and organizational awards for superior leadership, performance and contributions. She is chair of the KONNECTED Women's Initiative, serves as a mentor for the Healthcare Businesses Women's Association, and is a regional committee member for the Network for Executive Women. Maria holds degrees from Brown University and the University of Connecticut School of Business