With over 20 years' experience in the investment sector and leadership of companies, Khawar Mann specialises in growth investing, with a particular emphasis on identifying emerging market forces and opportunities. Having led a number of companies, he has a blend of investment and operational experience, with a particular passion about generating social impact, most recently using impact investing as a transformational vehicle in the healthcare industry.
As an advisor and non-executive, his expertise lies in devising impact and commercial strategies, working with government leaders, private sector, and developmental organisations. With a proven track record of establishing affordable, high-quality health systems in emerging markets, he also has a deep knowledge of innovation and trends in the generation and utilisation of data sets and of new technologies.
Previously as Chief Executive Officer of the Evercare Group, Khawar spearheaded the firm’s healthcare strategy and investments across emerging markets and led the development of the key building blocks of Evercare across India, Pakistan, Kenya and Nigeria. Prior to that, he was Partner & Co-Head of the healthcare team at the international private equity firm Apax Partners, leading investments across Europe and Asia. He was also Chairman and President of Medsi Group, Russia’s largest private healthcare sector institution.
Mr Mann holds an MBA from the Wharton School and an MA and LLM in Medical Sciences and Law from Cambridge University. He is the co-founder of Mosaic, a UK-based charity that mentors young adults in deprived communities, for which he received the Order of the British Empire (OBE). He is also head of the UK selection committee for the Thouron Award.