Speaker Mr Rajakanth R
Mr Rajakanth has 20 years of experience in healthcare advocacy, policy and governance, as well as creating specific illness patient access programmes and campaigns. He has initiated and built an extensive network comprising policy makers, industry players, healthcare professionals and patients with regional and local platforms.
While working with multiple stakeholders in economically and culturally diverse countries in the Asia-Pacific region, Mr Rajakanth has been able to revitalise strategies to overcome a multitude of challenges. He strongly believes in the power of the patient voice and the need for a patient-centric community. Over the years, he has been actively supporting them by creating opportunities for groups to connect and collaborate in the Asia-Pacific region.
Mr Rajakanth is Principal Consultant at Manifeste and Executive Director of Rainbow Across Borders.