Kelvin Ashie is a technology entrepreneur and innovation consultant. In 2019, Kelvin cofounded Health Direct Global, a health-tech startup based in Ghana that builds and provides digital healthcare infrastructure and services for patients and healthcare providers. Their flagship product, Carely, is a platform which allows users to access timely and affordable healthcare whilst building critical personal medical data history that helps them to enjoy a continuous convenient healthcare lifestyle outside the hospital walls. Health Direct integrates with healthcare industry stakeholders such as healthcare providers, insurance companies, and pharmaceutical companies to provide value-added products and services.
The platform has helped improve access to affordable healthcare by working with a network of healthcare providers to increase timely access and reduce costs through an efficient technology powered platform.
As Curator of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Accra Hub, Kelvin has volunteered and implemented high-impact projects in entrepreneurship and employment, climate change, mental health, gender, diversity, and inclusion.
He earned a Bachelor of Science in Construction Technology and Management from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Ghana.