My Dementia Companion
Nan Yu is the CEO and co-founder of My Dementia Companion. He is also a board member for a non-profit dementia service provider, dementia care volunteer and passionate dementia advocate. His passion and constant witness of the ongoing unmet needs of families living with the impact of dementia drove him to create My Dementia Companion, which is a machine learning powered virtual dementia support worker that aims to better support the families to live a more fulfilling life at home. / His background is in clinical pharmacy, management consulting and data analytics, through which he aim to marry clinical care, in-depth understanding of consumer needs and data driven insights to improve the way we care for those living with dementia. He also had the privilege of co-authoring the National Framework for Action on Dementia 2015-2019 and winning the recent Decoding Dementia Challenge organised by Dementia Australia, Department of Health and Deloitte.