Ida Walhquist-Ortiz SB '04
Associate General Counsel
Ida has +15 years of business experience. She is now Associate General Counsel at BrightInsight, Inc., the premier digital health company with a scalable medical-grade platform that accelerates regulated digital health innovation!
Previously she served as counsel at Loon LLC, a company she helped spin out of Google. Loon’s mission is to connect the unconnected with stratospheric flying telecommunications systems guided by Loon’s software (machine learning included). At Loon, Ida counseled on product and managed the contracting for all of manufacturing and across the company’s entire supply chain. She worked on matters involving product, engineering, business development, regulatory, privacy, compliance, corporate governance, operations, real estate, employment/HR, communications, marketing and more. Ida also served as Loon’s key counsel on the Softbank HAPSMobile $125 million dollar investment.