[imageframe lightbox=”no” lightbox_image=”” style_type=”dropshadow” hover_type=”none” bordercolor=”” bordersize=”0px” borderradius=”round” stylecolor=”” align=”left” link=”” linktarget=”_self” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″ class=”” id=””][/imageframe]Dr. Andrew Lin is an Australian entrepreneur, physician and the co-founder of health tech company CliniCloud.Â Based in Melbourne, Australia, Andrew studied medicine (Bachelor Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery) at the University of Melbourne before becoming a practitioner. While earningÂ his degree he spent one year at Cambridge University conducting research on multiple sclerosis treatment.
Andrew is passionate about empowering people to take a more active role in their healthcare while also providing doctors with the tools to diagnose and treat patients as efficiently as possible. At the age of 27 Andrew decided to swap his scrubs for software development, launching health tech startup CliniCloud along with his university friend Dr Hon Weng Chong.
Originally CliniCloud was born as StethoCloud, for which they were the first runner-up for the Microsoft 2012 Imagine Cup. They received a $75,000 grant. CliniCloud recently secured $5m in funding from major players like Tencent and Ping An Ventures. Through CliniCloud, Andrew and Hon are currently working with a number of global medical institutions on research projects, including University of California (UCSF) Medical Centre and Melbourne Royal Childrenâ€™s Hospital.