Executive Director, Portfolio Management
Karsten Russell-Wood, MBA, MPH, is a healthcare marketing professional with over 20 years of global product development and strategy experience. He currently serves as the Global Portfolio Marketing Leader for the Connected Care Cluster of Philips Healthcare. He is responsible for linking the innovations of Philip’s product teams to the prospect and customer-focused commercial operations of the business unit to build the Philips global brand, create consumer awareness, dominate thought leadership, and drive customer preference for the solutions through all channels, every day. Prior to joining Philips, Karsten held global product management roles within GE’s healthcare businesses with an orientation to targeted patient populations and continues to be active in venture capital and start-up phase HealthTech businesses.
Karsten received both undergraduate and graduate degrees from The Johns Hopkins University, and holds an MPH from University of Massachusetts. Karsten presently is pursuing doctoral work at the LeBow College of Business, Drexel University where his thesis studies concentrate on value based pricing and new marketing approaches in the healthcare solution market.
- LeBow School of Business, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA: Doctorate (DBA), 2022
- University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA: Masters of Public Health (MPH)
- Carey School of Business, The Johns Hopkins University, Balt., MD: Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
- The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD: Bachelor of Arts, International Relations & East Asian Studies (BA)