Surya N. Mohapatra, Ph.D.

Former President, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman, Quest Diagnostics Incorporated


Dr. Mohapatra served as President, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, a leading provider of diagnostic information services, from 2004 until his retirement in 2012. He joined Quest Diagnostics as Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer in February 1999, becoming President & Chief Operating Officer in June 1999.

Prior to joining Quest Diagnostics, Dr. Mohapatra was Senior Vice President and member of the executive committee of Picker International, a worldwide leader in advanced medical imaging technologies, where he served in various executive positions during his 18-year tenure.

Dr. Mohapatra is a member of the board of Malaria No More and a trustee of The Rockefeller University. He is also Executive-in-Residence at Columbia Business School.