Crystal Mao's Profile


Massachusetts Institute of Technology



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United States


Crystal Mao is the business / entrepreneurship lecturer for AITI Rwanda 2010. Her involvement with AITI is aligned with her commitment towards promoting technology-driven innovation through collaboration between developing and developed worlds. She is part of the founding team behind the open-source healthcare platform Sana Mobile, and has also developed broad-based business and legal exposure from working with leading technology companies and firms. Past internships at Genentech, WilmerHale, and Citigroup Investment Banking have allowed her to help international clients on issues spanning product strategy, pricing, patent prosecution / litigation, financial modeling, and M&A advisory. Crystal graduated from MIT with degrees in Biological Engineering and Management Science, and will be pursuing her J.D. at Columbia Law School.

Entrepreneurship Lead Instructor

Rwanda Summer 2010