CEO and Co-Founder of Clearhead. Previous doctor in Auckland Hospital
Dr. Angela Lim is CEO and co-founder of Clearhead. Clearhead is a one-stop-shop online platform to ensure mental wellbeing for all, through improving access and choice to mental health information and support. She believes that technology has the potential to deliver the transformative change required to improve outcomes in healthcare.
She was previously a doctor at Auckland Hospital, passionate about tackling inequality and left clinical practice in order to focus on developing scalable innovative solutions. She has conducted multiple research in this area, including during her sabbatical at the Harvard School of Public Health.
She also feels strongly about good governance in solving complex problems and sits on multiple governance boards both for the NZ government including the roll out of nation wide health IT programs such as the National Shared Care Plan and the National Child Health Information Platform.
Angela regularly publishes articles and engages in public speaking to share her thoughts on how we could tackle the societal challenges of today. Her leadership has been widely recognised and she was a Finalist in the 2017 Young New Zealander of the Year award.