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Steve Wardle

Iris Plans
CEO and Co-Founder
Steve is an entrepreneur and technology innovator who co-founded Iris Plans in 2015 to improve the quality of life for people living with serious illness. After beginning his career in investment banking, Steve transitioned to digital finance where he helped extend access to financial services for millions of poor and low-income customers across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. He also launched and ran an $8m Impact Investment Fund, led a turnaround of Haiti’s largest financial institution, and served as Africa CEO for Grameen Foundation, responsible for 60% of global operations. During his time in Africa, Steve oversaw the expansion of digital health solutions now active in 15 countries and developed a passion for utilizing technology to extend the reach of healthcare services. He received his MBA and Health Sector Management certificate from Duke University.

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