Ms. Machida has over 20 years of experience in direct investing, management consulting and building businesses. At IMB, she serves on the boards of e&e, Alder, and LaFata and as the President of IMB Solutions, an insurance and employee benefits payment company. Immediately prior to joining IMB, Ms. Machida co-founded and led business development at Sevident, a start-up medical diagnostics technology company. She was formerly a Principal and co-leader of the Healthcare Industry practice at Katzenbach Partners, a boutique strategy consulting firm (acquired by Booz & Co., now PWC Strategy&). Ms. Machida began her career at Watson Wyatt (now Willis Towers Watson) as a consultant focused on human capital strategy. Ms. Machida received her BA summa cum laude from Yale University and holds an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley.