Ms. Federer is recognized as one of the top 100 global CDOs, a “Power-Lady” of the German economy, and a leading Health Tech Influencer, adept at translating digital developments into meaningful advancements for both business and society. Ms. Federer is an advisor and investor for health and technology companies, and is on the United Nations m-Powering Development Advisory Board for the Agency for Information and Communications Technology (ITU). She is the founder of Innovayte. Federer was the Chief Digital Officer at Bayer A.G., leading the digital transformation for the global life sciences leader across consumer health, pharmaceuticals, animal health, and agriculture. While at Bayer, she held positions in Global Regulatory Affairs, Market Access, Communications and Public Affairs. She began her public health career as an analyst at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in the US Department of Health and Human Services. Ms. Federer earned a Bachelor of Science from the George Washington University, and a Master of Public Health from Yale.