Healthcare expert and famed speaker, Ali Parsa, is a greatly respected former investment banker. As the founder of Babylon Health, a digital healthcare company, and co-founder of Circle Health, the hospital operator, Ali has witnessed first-hand modern advancements in healthcare. With the recent integration of technology, he is one of the most requested speakers available to book, as he can discuss how digital evolution has aided the healthcare industry, due to his unrivalled experiences. Ali is also the CEO of Babylon Health and Circle Health, making him an authority on both health and business leadership.
Ali founded Circle Health in 2004. It was the first private company to operate an NHS hospital, and Europe's largest partnership of clinicians, a testament to Ali's pioneering influence. Boasting 3,000 employees, the organisation generated an annual revenue of £200 million, before Ali stepped down as their CEO. In 2014, Ali then founded Babylon Health, a digital service that provides accessible healthcare. Through virtual consultations, users can connect with healthcare professionals via text messages, phone calls and video streams.
Babylon Health is especially noted for its AI-powered technology, which includes a chatbot utilised by the NHS itself. Ali is a vocal supporter for the private sector collaboration with the NHS, presenting how it will improve the quality of healthcare. As a speaker, he uses his platform to promote integration, suggesting a wealth of reasons like efficiency and sustainability. In celebration of his influential work, Ali was named as one of the Top 100 Global People to Watch by the Health Service Journal, as well as one of the 100 Most Influential People in UK Healthcare.
An award-winning individual, Ali's insight is second to none. Commonly booked for industry events, audiences are inspired by his infectious innovation and natural eye for a multi-million-pound business idea. Both eloquent and entertaining, his informative speeches provide both corporate strategies, and a behind the scenes view into the British healthcare. Audiences will never forget an event featuring this pioneering business leader.