Tejinder Sahota, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Mr. Sahota holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Information Management from University College London. After university, Mr. Sahota joined Accenture’s London office as a Strategy Consultant, where he worked on projects in a range of industries globally. In his time at the firm, he dealt with some of the world’s largest technology companies, advising them on, and determining their future in the healthcare market.
In one such project, Mr. Sahota’s work became the benchmark for the client company’s operations worldwide. Mr. Sahota also created and helped to run a joint venture for Accenture with a global technology giant. This joint venture operated with a unique business model in a range of industries, including healthcare.
Subsequent to his time at Accenture, Mr. Sahota managed the U.K. operations of a private equity venture with a significant portfolio in the U.K. and Asia, most notably in the healthcare space. Mr. Sahota’s experience in the technology and healthcare industries, along with his expertise with new ventures, in strategy and business development, and in managing large projects make him the ideal candidate to lead EasyMed to the next stage of its commercial development, as CEO.
Jared W. Scharf, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Director
Mr. Scharf serves as CFO and sits on the board of directors. His background is in corporate finance and financial accounting. Over the last seven years Mr. Scharf has held senior finance and accounting positions in the alternative energy, mining and technology sectors.
From 2005 to 2009 Mr. Scharf held the position of senior associate for ITM Corporation, a Toronto-based asset management firm, where he worked on the development of geothermal assets in Latin America. Mr. Scharf holds an Honours Commerce degree in Finance from the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa as well as a Bachelors of Administration also from the University of Ottawa. Mr. Scharf is also the CFO of Desert Gold Ventures Inc., a Canadian mining company.
Prof. Frank Christ, Director
After studying Medicine in Germany and Australia, Prof. Christ started his postgraduate training in Anaesthesiology in London and completed the fellowship exams at Imperial College, London. Moving to Munich as a Consultant Anaesthesiologist, his particular interest was transplantation and Emergency Medicine. Currently Prof. Christ is heading the Cardiac Anaesthesiology department of the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.
He was instrumental in the foundation of the Harvard Munich Alliance for Medical Education and is the Secretary General of this alliance. Prof. Christ participated in management programs at Harvard Business School and the MIT Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, Massachusetts. In conjunction with HMI he was faculty in various international faculty development programs including Tokyo and Zagreb University as well as Dubai Healthcare City.
Following his research interest Prof. Christ has founded two biotechnology companies in the area of microcirculatory patient monitoring.