Professor Shafi Ahmed
Surgeon. Futurist. Innovator. Entrepreneur. Teacher.
Professor Shafi Ahmed is a multi-award winning cancer surgeon and a recognised global clinical leader, futurist and educator, working at the very forefront of eHealth.
Shafi earned the accolade of the world’s most watched ‘virtual surgeon’, by revolutionising surgical education with interactive virtual reality and streaming live operations worldwide.
Now one of the top 20 global influencers in digital health and innovation, he is a renowned international speaker, leading high profile international programmes and events with regular appearances across mainstream TV and print media.
He is an established ambassador for digital transformation and innovation, advising the UK government via the NHS assembly, the Abu Dhabi government and a number of major medtech, pharma and diagnostic companies.