Rebecca Parekh

Founder & CEO, THE WELL

Rebecca Parekh is the Founder and CEO of THE WELL, a modern membership-based wellness club designed for busy urban professionals in the heart of New York City. Prior to founding THE WELL, Rebecca was the COO for Deepak Chopra Radical Well-Being, where she worked to secure federal funding for complementary and integrative health research. Previously, Rebecca was the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Global Foundation for Eating Disorders.

Before transitioning to the health & wellness sector, Rebecca spent ten years at Deutsche Bank Securities, focused primarily on structured credit, covering hedge funds and private equity firms.  She was Head of the US Private Institutional Client Group and Head of Cross Product Sales. In addition to her business roles at Deutsche Bank, Rebecca served on the Steering Committee of the Bank’s Women’s Network and lead the recruiting effort at her Alma Mater, University of Michigan.

Rebecca is an Advisor to the Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Entrepreneurship Program. She also sits on the board of several non-profit foundations and social impact companies focused on education and gender inequity.

ABOUT THE WELL

THE WELL is a modern membership-based wellness club designed for busy urban professionals in the heart of New York City. We recognize both the benefits of Western medicine and the wisdom of Eastern healing and have built a science-backed ecosystem for wellness. Our integrative medicine doctors, health coaches and skilled practitioners work together under one roof to build customized plans uniquely suited to each member and their goals. Opening spring 2019, the 13,000-square-foot club includes a full-service spa with steam and sauna, an organic restaurant and vitamin bar, reflexology lounge, yoga and meditation studios, private training gym and classroom with innovative weekly programming. At THE WELL, your health is integrated, proactive and personalized leading to a more balanced you.