Abhas Gupta joined Mohr Davidow in 2011 and focuses on digital health, education, and predictive analytics.
An M.D. with a background in healthcare strategy consulting and computer science, Abhas embraces a vision of healthcare that effectively harnesses technology to create scale, improve quality, and reduce costs. With business models shifting in healthcare, Abhas believes innovative digital health entrepreneurs who are inspired to change the world are well-positioned to deliver the next wave of highly successful companies.
Similarly in education, Abhas believes rising costs and persistent underperformance have reached a tipping-point, creating openings for game-changing education startups. Building on his previous experience as an edtech founder, Abhas expects personalized learning, scalability, and parallel delivery channels to be hallmarks of future edtech successes.
Abhas works closely with Mohr Davidow portfolio companies—HealthTap, DVS Sciences, Corventis, Tethys, CardioDx, among others—as well as the healthcare seed-accelerator Rock Health, where he mentors early startups, speaks on panels, and judges startup competitions.
Facts & Stats
- Abhas received an M.D. from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine where he also completed the Ph.D. core curriculum; he holds a B.S. with Honors in Computational Biology from Brown University
- His passion for technology began early: Abhas wrote his first computer program at age five on the Commodore Plus/4 and has been an avid early-adopter ever since