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Zayna Khayat

Zayna Khayat

Zayna Khayat

VP of Business Development & Strategy, Teladoc Health

Adjunct Professor & Executive-in-Residence, Rotman School of Management




Zayna is adjunct faculty and executive-in-residence in the Health Sector Strategy stream at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto where she instructs a course in healthcare innovation in the health MBA program. Zayna is VP of Growth & Client Success at Teladoc Health in Canada, and is the in-house health futurist with Deloitte Canada's Healthcare practice.  Zayna previously led the Futures team with national home healthcare and aging social enterprise, SE Health, as their Future Strategist. Dr. Khayat was previously the lead of health system innovation at MaRS Discovery District, a health innovation hub in Toronto, Canada. In 2017 she was seconded to the REshape Innovation Centre at Radboud university medical centre in the Netherlands. Zayna completed her Ph.D. in diabetes research from the University of Toronto (2001), followed by a career in strategy consulting, including as a Principal in the healthcare practice of The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). She currently resides in Toronto with her husband and three children and is proficient in French and Arabic languages (and a bit of Dutch!).