Cees Hesp, Director mHealth Research Labs, PharmAccess Foundation

Cees works to improve access to quality health care in sub-Saharan Africa. He leads PharmAccess’ efforts to design, test and validate new concepts for products and services that increase the efficiency, effectiveness and transparency of health care transactions. 

Prior to joining PharmAccess 10 years ago, Cees was the founder and managing consultant at SynQuad, a software development company specializing in web-based and mobile applications. He has a professional background in IT and technical writing, with more than 25 years of experience. Cees holds an M.A. in English linguistics (cum laude) from the Free University of Amsterdam.