Rajan Patel

Rajan Patel co-invented the Embrace incubator, a product of empathy-driven design that has impacted and saved the lives of over 250,000 babies across the developing world. Today, Rajan is passionate about empowering the makers and problem solvers of tomorrow through Dent Education, a nonprofit that teaches the skills of design thinking and entrepreneurship to students in Baltimore, Maryland and around the world. Rajan trained at Stanford University’s d.school and has organized and led more than 100 programs of his own across 10 countries. He holds a BS in biomechanical engineering from Stanford, an MBA from Stanford, and an MPA from Harvard.