Ara Chackerian is an entrepreneur and philanthropist, famous for his efforts in healthcare technologies and sustainability. He has co-founded several companies which have integrated modern technology to deliver better and affordable services to patients.
For instance, PipelineRx is famous for using ‘telepharmacy,’ which is essentially a telephone-based pharmacy service. The company provides staff to hospitals for the provision of efficient pharmacy services while operating on the principle of telemedicine. PipelineRx ensures that hospitals can access pharmacy services when on-demand and reduce them when demand decreases. This balance between demand and supply is significant in reducing hospital costs. He also co-founded BMS Diagnostics where he served as CEO for six years.
Besides founding these companies, Ara Chackerian is also vocal about his knowledge of mental health issues and global sustainability. In one of his medium posts, Mr. Chackerian highlights the rising mental health issues among tech entrepreneurs. One of the companies he co-founded, TMS Health Solutions, is at the forefront of creating better solutions for mental health problems. The company is famous for performing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for mood control. The procedure will hopefully gain traction over the years since it is noninvasive and has fewer side effects than typical medication.
Ara is currently a Managing Director at ASC Capital Holdings. The company invests in healthcare startups that introduce revolutionary ideas to the healthcare industry. Given his vast experience in the healthcare industry, Mr. Chackerian is ready to change the U.S health sector. His focus on the link between technology and health is crucial in the innovation of more efficient solutions.
Mr. Chackerian sits on several boards and manages several businesses. Besides working as an angel investor at ASC, Ara Chackerian is a board member at Mint Medical Education, TMS Health Solutions, Juma Ventures, Pipeline Healthcare, among others. Ara Chackerian is a product of Florida State where he graduated with a B.S. in Marketing.