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Chwee Foon Lim MBA’98D

CEO Asia Pacific, Ekso Bionics

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Chwee Foon Lim has more than 25 years of international experience in Healthcare & Life Science, having worked and lived across major geographies as Asia, Europe and the Americas.  She is currently CEO, Asia Pacific, at Ekso Bionics, a US robotics company that is focused on providing novel exoskeleton technology for healthcare, industrial and defence.

Prior to joining Ekso Bionics, she was Head of Healthcare, Asia Pacific for The Linde Group, where she led the Healthcare business growth across Asia. She has significant operational experience in China, having built the China healthcare business from green-field as well as a strong track record in new business startups covering robotics and healthcare digitalisation across Asia.

Chwee Foon is passionate about innovating novel patient care model and creating transformational value for Healthcare Community through advanced technologies as robotics and digital Health.

She holds an MBA (with Distinction) from INSEAD, France, and First Class Hons Bachelor Degree from the National University of Singapore.  She currently sits on the Campaign Board of INSEAD and coaches INSEAD’s various Executive Programme.  She is a regular speaker at medical technology forums including APAC MedTech Forum and Gerontology & Innovation Summit.