Press Releases I Thursday, May 27, 2021

Aster DM Healthcare appoints CEO- Digital Health

Brandon Rowberry, a global leader in corporate innovation and strategy, as Chief Executive Officer of its Digital Health business

Press Release

  • Former Advisor- Strategy and Planning at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) and a corporate innovation veteran, Mr. Rowberry brings two decades of experience in innovation, strategy and development having worked at leading Fortune 500 companies.

UAE/ India: Aster DM Healthcare has announced the appointment of Mr. Brandon Rowberry, a global leader in corporate innovation and strategy, as Chief Executive Officer of its Digital Health business. Working closely with Ms. Alisha Moopen, Deputy Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare, Mr. Rowberry would be driving the digital roadmap for the group and play a crucial role in developing digital capabilities across the organisation’s existing presence in 7 countries and soon in Cayman Islands.

Commenting on the appointment Ms. Alisha Moopen, Deputy Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare said, “Healthcare has left the building, they say. Healthcare is now in the palm of your hand and we at Aster want to hold your hand for access to our network of world class doctors at a click of your finger. We are reimagining healthcare entirely and we want to make your health journey with Aster simple, reliable and memorable. With these goals in mind we are happy to announce our expanded executive team, bringing in one of the top health-tech leaders of the industry to lead this movement. Technology is an enabler, and we will embed this into the core of Aster’s sophisticated clinical excellence to bring you new age connected care.  Digital health, under Brandon’s leadership will be set up as an independent business and merge both the physical door and digital door to access healthcare as a seamless experience from simple virtual consults to e-ICUS at home. The future is health and the customer’s need is Anytime, Anywhere & Always on!”

“Healthcare is rapidly changing for the better and Aster is at the forefront of leading that change while serving the needs of tens of millions of patients.  Harnessing the power of our people, technologies and partners I have no doubt that we will make a significant impact on our patients lives.  I am thrilled to join the organization at this exciting stage and look forward to leading its global digital transformation journey,” said Mr. Brandon Rowberry on the new role.

A veteran and well-known authority on corporate innovation, Mr. Rowberry brings two decades of experience in innovation, strategy and development having worked at leading Fortune 500 companies. Prior to joining Aster, Mr. Rowberry was a Advisor- Strategy and Planning at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA). Former Vice Chair- Global Business Solutions for Mayo Clinic, Rochester and also former Vice President Innovation Development for UnitedHealth Group, Mr. Rowberry has a solid grasp of a broad array of tactical and strategic skills. He is a highly skilled consumer-oriented innovator and an accomplished and respected leader. In these roles, he was influential in planning strategy, designing innovation framework, and leading enterprise wide initiatives.

He holds a master’s degree from Brigham Young University, Utah and has completed Senior Executive Education in Design thinking, AI, Big Data and Organizational Leadership from Harvard Business School.  

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