Navroze Mehta

Navroze Mehta

Navroze Mehta is the founder and CEO of Mela Artisans. He is also the founder and chief executive officer of Impact Medical Strategies, a company dedicated to developing technologies that impact global health with over a decade of experience in developing early stage medical devices. Most recently he was managing partner at MDI Partners LLC where he used a unique innovation and development framework to bring devices to market. Prior to MDI Partners, he was the founder and vice chairman of NovaVision Inc, a venture-backed company providing neurostimulation devices to restore vision in stroke and traumatic brain injury patients, as well as president and chief executive officer of SkinStore.com, a successful B2C company whose revenues grew to $50 million at the time of sale to drugstore.com. Navroze is a member of Young Presidents Organization and former chair of the America's Gateway Chapter. He is also an active member of the Ashoka Support Network, a leader in the field of social entrepreneurship. Navroze serves on the Board of Directors of Lumni Inc., which funds education for talented low-income college students who are the first in their family to attend college. Born in Wales and raised in India, Navroze received an MBA from Syracuse University and a BA in Commerce from the University of Bombay, India.