BitMED is rethinking the way patients and doctors engage in healthcare by bringing a no-cost healthcare solution to market.
Providing free healthcare is not easy and requires bringing together the best and brightest minds in healthcare and technology. BitMED has a world-class team of doctors and technology strategists to build a new business model for the healthcare industry.
Rishi Madhok, MD
Dr. Madhok has been a practicing physician for over 10 years. During that time he recognized the flaws in the healthcare system and was inspired to start BitMED. He still practices emergency medicine at UCSF Medical Center and is an editor at Telemedicine Magazine. Dr. Madhok is committed to bringing a global, no-cost healthcare solution to market.
Head of People
Valerie Lara is versatile, analytical, and meticulous operations professional with HR management and talent acquisition experience in high-growth technology startups. Previously, she managed the HR department at OwnLocal, a fast-paced SaaS startup, and was integral in scaling the team from 25 to 75 employees.
Bo is a serial entrepreneur and technical co-founder. He brings more than two decades of experience to BitMED. With a deep domain understanding of data, Bo has founded and advised several high growth healthcare technology companies.
Medical, Blockchain, and Strategic Advisors
Michael Roux has had a leading role in both government and business circles in Australia and internationally over several decades. He has demonstrated leadership, initiative, business acumen and entrepreneurship using his expertise in management and organisation to build and create major changes and reform.
Visionary who has pioneered investment in many new investment classes, beginning with Hedge Funds in 1982. He leads the BitCoin Foundation and is a crypto evangelist.
Senior Healthcare Strategist at Intel. Blockchain Work Group, HIMSS. Graduate of Harvard Medical School.
Cofounder at Alpha Chamber of Commerce
Founder of Agentic Group and Interim CEO of Global Blockchain Technologies. Rik is a fellow at the Foreign Policy Association, an advisor to Baruch College and maintains other board appointments.
Rafael J. Grossmann, MD, FACS
Surgeon/Speaker/TEDx/Exponential Med Faculty/1st GoogleGlass Surgeon
Experienced global leader, executive, and trusted advisor. During his career of over thirty years in the Financial Services and Technology industry, he has earned a reputation as an effective and ethical leader who delivers on data monetization, Big Data and Analytics, and complex global operations initiatives.
Successful serial technology entrepreneur focused on Life Sciences, Blockchain, Venture Capital and M&A.
board of directors
Dr. Rishi Madhok