Payal is a Partner at .406 Ventures, where she co-leads digital health investing. .406 Ventures is a Boston-based venture capital firm with $1B+ under management that invests in enterprise-oriented startups in digital health, cybersecurity, and data & cloud. Her active portfolio includes AristaMD, Axial Healthcare, Better Life Partners, Equip, Heartbeat Health, Laudio, Nomad Health, Redox, Welbe Health, and Wellist.

Prior to joining .406 Ventures 6 years ago, Payal was at business school and co-founded a company called SpotRocket to help students discover high potential startups to work for. Payal has also worked at Eventbrite, Spectrum Equity, and J.P. Morgan. Payal received her MBA, with Distinction, from Harvard Business School and her BS in Electrical Engineering and minor in Management from MIT.  She and her husband, a Cardiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and two kids live in Brookline.