Omar S. Ishrak is an American businessperson who founded Compute Health Acquisition Corp. and who has been at the helm of 10 different companies. Currently, Dr. Ishrak occupies the position of Independent Chairman at Intel Corp., Chairman of Compute Health Acquisition Corp. and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Medtronic Trading NL BV.
He is also Director-Health Leadership Council at Save The Children Foundation and on the board of 7 other companies.
In the past he held the position of Executive Chairman of Medtronic Plc Executive Chairman for Medtronic, Inc. and Executive Chairman of Medtronic Ltd. (both are subsidiaries of Medtronic Plc), President & Chief Executive Officer for Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Vice President at General Electric Co. President & Chief Executive Officer for GE Healthcare, Inc. and President & Chief Executive Officer at GE Healthcare Clinical Systems (Wisconsin) (both are subsidiaries of General Electric Co.), President & Chief Executive Officer of Clinical Systems, Inc. and General Manager for Ultrasound, Inc.
He received an undergraduate degree and a doctorate from King's College London.