Executive Director, Brigham Innovation Hub
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Lesley Solomon is Executive Director of Brigham’s Innovation Hub and Director of Strategy and Innovation in the Brigham Research Institute. In these roles Lesley is leading Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s effort to foster innovation, collaboration and translation of technology. Lesley and her iHub team work with scientists, clinicians and hospital administrators to solve hospital challenges through digital health. She develops and nurtures relationships with innovative organizations in Boston and beyond identifying collaboration opportunities for co-development, piloting or creating new technologies.
Lesley has 20+ years of experience as an executive doing work in business development, strategy and marketing at startups, early stage, and large companies such as the Food Network, Barnes & Noble.com, and Yoga Works. Lesley received her MBA from Harvard Business School and has a B.A. in English from Cornell University.
Lesley is a co-Founder of the Food Allergy Science Initiative at The Broad Institute and is a board member at Primary Care Progress.