Shiv Gaglani


Awards & Accolades

USA Today and Wall Street Journal Best Selling Author
Forbes 30 Under 30
Co-founder & CEO, (Acquired)
3x Comparably CEO List
3x Inc 5000 List


Shiv Gaglani is the co-founder and chief executive officer of, a leading health education platform with an audience of millions of current and future clinicians as well as their patients and family members. Shiv’s primary passion is developing innovative and scalable solutions in the fields of healthcare and education. To this end, he curated the Smartphone Physical, which debuted at TEDMED, and the Patient Promise, a movement to improve the clinician-patient relationship through partnership in pursuing healthy lifestyle behaviors. Shiv is an avid writer who has written two educational books, Success with Science and Standing Out on the SAT and ACT. He is a regular contributor to Forbes, which named him to their 30 Under 30 List in 2018. After graduating magna cum laude from Harvard College in 2010 with degrees in engineering and health policy, Shiv began his MD degree at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (from which he is currently on leave) and earned his MBA from Harvard Business School in 2016. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, snowboarding, skiing, running, and flying.

Published Book

Success Mindsets

USA Today and Wall Street Journal best-seller!

The road to sustainable, long-term success is not one of domination and defeat; it’s a path walked by a quiet warrior whose weapons are kindness and compassion. The recent global pandemic has changed our world forever. As the pieces are slowly put back together, the call for empathy and communicative awareness has never been more readily sought after, especially in the business. In his latest publication, Succeed the Right Way, Paul L Gunn Jr. demonstrates how the new landscape of business leadership will be defined not by rigid stoicism, but through emotional intelligence. Drawing on myriad real-life examples, Succeed the Right Way is the de facto guide to living a successful life grounded in kindness and compassion.

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