Founder and President at Enspektos, LLC
Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin Mentor
Fard Johnmar is a noted Digital Health futurist, researcher and bestselling co-author of ePatient 2015: 15 Surprising Trends Changing Healthcare. For more than 10 years, he has advised executives, entrepreneurs, medical professionals and others focused on developing groundbreaking Digital Health tools, technologies, products and services at startups and large organizations like Humana, the CDC and Canadian government. Fard has been featured in numerous media outlets, including the Los Angeles Times, NPR and Forbes. He is also a fellow at the Columbia University-affiliated Healthcare Technology Innovation Lab.
Areas of Expertise:
- Innovation Strategy
- Go-to-Market Strategy
- Commercialization Strategy
- Marketing/Communications Strategy
- Product Development Strategy
What Fard Offers Startups
Fard brings a breadth of experience in global health working on Digital Health innovation-related initiatives in the pharmaceutical, government, insurance, provider and startup industries/spaces. He regularly advises startups on a range of critical topics via his work with the Canadian government and individual Digital Health startups located around the world. Having worked on “both sides of the markeet” at startups and health organizations, he can provide insights about how to recognize and adapt to the often opaque and difficult to understand thinking and decisions that determine the success or failure of new innovations targeted toward consumers and organizations.