After exhaustive research on gaps and unmet needs, Fahti Khosrowshahi founded Ceek Women’s Health, a medical device company focused on creating innovative products for more comfortable gynecological exams and procedures. Fahti has been a leader in the healthcare space for over 15 years and has broad cross-functional experience spanning pharma, biotech, and medical devices. She’s passionate about bringing innovation to women’s health and challenging the status quo experience by introducing products that are designed by women for women.
Here’s a glimpse of the episode:
Fahti shares her career journey & how she started Ceek Women’s Health
The challenges and rewards of entrepreneurship
Dealing with stress and taking smart risks
The importance of financial independence and advocating for oneself
Gender dynamics in the workplace
Lessons learned from fundraising experiences
Conversating about women’s health topics
Don’t be afraid to be disliked
Balancing personal and professional life
Hiring challenges & tips
The superpower of salty empathic advocacy
In this week’s episode…
Sarah sits down with Fahti Khosrowshahi, the founder and CEO of Ceek Women’s Health, a medical device company focused on creating innovative products for more comfortable gynecological exams and procedures. Fahti discusses how the lack of innovation in the medical field helped drive her mission to make gynecological experiences more comfortable through modern products. She encourages women to take smart risks, advocate for themselves, and embrace the power of financial independence. The two also delve into the lessons learned from fundraising and dealing with rejection.