Chief Executive Officer, Kraydel
Amer is CEO at Kraydel, a platform aiming to improve social connectivity and wellbeing of the elderly and founder of Caros Connect, a lifestyle improvement service. Amer has worked in healthcare and life sciences for over 20 years, starting at GlaxoSmithKline where he held a variety of roles ranging from R&D, to commercial operations, to analytics processing. After GSK, he worked in the service sector first at IQVia (formerly IMS Health) to develop Knowledge Services offerings, and then at IBM’s Global Business Services, consulting across the Pharmaceutical industry on commercial strategy, digital transformations, data and analytics services, and on Watson, IBM’s Artificial Intelligence offering.He has lived and worked in various countries in Europe and Asia.
He has a PhD from Cranfield in remote sensing, studied physics at Imperial College, and is a Fellow at the Centre for Digital Innovation, Cambridge University.