Dr. Asher Hasan

Brief

Dr. Asher Hasan is a disruptive innovator and a serial entrepreneur in the areas of digital health and financial inclusion. He is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of NAYA JEEVAN  (http://www.njfk.org), Pakistan’s first health & wellness plan for informal and formal workers in corporate value chains, the Co-Founder & Executive Chairman of doctHERs (http://www.docthers.com), Pakistan’s first telemedicine-enabled network of home-based, female doctors and the Founder & Executive Chairman of e-novatRx (http://www.enovatRx.com), Pakistan’s first e-Pharmacy Benefit Management (ePBM) system.  A TED speaker and TED fellow, Asher recently served on the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council for Social Innovation (2012-2014) and is a 2011 World Economic Forum/Schwab Foundation Asian Social Entrepreneur of the Year.    Prior to launching NAYA JEEVAN, Asher served in the capacity of Senior Director of US Medical Affairs for Amylin, a leading bio-pharmaceutical company in San Diego, CA.  Asher completed an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.  He has conducted preclinical research at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital followed by training in General Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center.

Dr. Asher Hasan