Company Position Country
SomX Co-Founder & CEO United Kingdom
Session
How to adapt existing digital technologies to older adults’ needs at home?

James is the founder of SomX: The Healthtech Agency and supports the best healthtech companies in the world. He covers healthtech for Forbes as a contributor, hosts The Health-Tech Podcast, which has listeners in >120 countries and is the Editor-In-Chief of the Healthtech Pigeon newsletter. He is an anaesthetics and ICU doctor by training, has held roles in leadership, management and innovation at NHS England, Health Education England and the British Medical Journal and previously directed two healthtech accelerators; DigitalHealth.London, which provided startups with market access to the NHS, saving £48M for the UK health service and HS., which built, scaled and invested in deep technology companies. He has degrees in medicine, biomedical sciences and education and is a guest lecturer on healthtech innovation and entrepreneurship at academic institutions around the world.