With more than 12 years of experience in digital health, WellDoc’s Chief Strategy Officer Dr. Anand K. Iyer is one of the most respected global leaders in the digital health and digital therapeutics space owing to his insights and experience in technology, strategy, and regulatory policy.
Prior to joining WellDoc in 2007, he was a partner and led the wireless strategy practice at PRTM Management Consultants for 15 years, and was a pioneer in telematics and telemetry, RFID policy, mobile business strategy development, network engineering and economic modeling.
In 2013, Anand was honored as Maryland Healthcare Innovator of the Year, and, in 2007, as one of the top 35 global wireless executives. He was also the founder and immediate-past president of the In-Building Wireless Alliance, and teaches advanced wireless courses to senior officers in the U.S. Department of Defense at the Institute for Defense and Business. Prior to joining PRTM, Anand was a member of the scientific staff at Bell Northern Research and Nortel Networks.
He holds an MS and a PhD in electrical and computer engineering, an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, and a BE degree in electrical and computer engineering from Carleton University.
In his spare time, Anand enjoys skating across the ice with a hockey stick and beating on his mridangam – a south Indian percussion instrument.