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Ernest Darkoh
Co-Founder at BroadReach Group


Dr Ernest Darkoh is the co-founder of the BroadReach Group, a collection of social impact businesses focused on harnessing innovation and technology to empower human action in the public healthcare space. Since 2003 BroadReach Group has worked in over 30 countries to support governments, international NGOs, public and private sector to improve health outcomes for their populations. Dr Darkoh is an internationally acclaimed thought leader and implementer of healthcare delivery. He was the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2015 Social Entrepreneur of the Year, he serves on the WEF Schwab Foundation board, has been named one of TIME Magazine's global health heroes, and has served as one of former US President Barack Obama's top HIV/Aids advisers. His qualifications include a Masters in Public Health from Harvard University and an MBA from Oxford. Dr Darkoh is a globally recognised expert on healthtech (using AI and machine learning), and the public management of global health challenges such as HIV/Aids, tuberculosis and COVID-19.