Blaise K. Jacholkowski


Healthcare, AI & Machine learning in digital healthcare

Job Title

Principal Consultant Pharma and Life Sciences/Digital Health | Strategic Advisor and Speaker


Zühlke Group | Davos Digital Forum


Zurich, Switzerland


English, French


Blaise is helping healthcare and life sciences players in their Digital Health transformation journey. With a background in biomedicine and biotechnology, he worked at large companies, like Korn Ferry, Visionarity, Michael Page International, Emedswiss SA, also founded startups Rapid Graft and Mobile Health. He has been Strategic Advisor and Speaker at Davos Digital Forum 2021.

Speaking Topics

  • Future of Healthcare

  • Data-driven personalized, precise & predictive medicine

  • Patient driven health ecosystem

  • Latest digital technologies in the pharmaceutical industry

  • AI & Machine learning in digital healthcare

  • Digital Medicines and Digital Therapeutics (DTx) – when an app replaces a pill

Expert Profile

Blaise holds a Master in Microtechnology Engineering with Biomedical specialization from the EPFL as well as an Executive MBA in General Management and Finance.
He joined Zühlke, a leading Engineering Consultancy at the end of 2020 as Principal Business Consultant where he focuses on Digital Health and new technologies shaping the future of Healthcare. He combines 15+ years of experience in Life Sciences (Pharmaceuticals, Medtech & Healthtech) in consulting, professional services and as an entrepreneur. He notably co-founded a medtech startup, was Chairman of another consumer digital health company, and also became CEO of a medical-grade digital health startup which developed a system to remotely track cancer patients symptoms and quality of life. He tackled multiple projects in the context of digital, cultural & workforce transformation, and took part in various startup acceleration programs as a jury member in the selection committee or as a mentor.