Dr Amit Malik
CEO & Founder, Amaha
Dr Amit Malik has trained and practised as a psychiatrist for over 14 years. He completed his
undergraduate medical training in India and his postgraduate training and higher training in
Psychiatry in Nottingham, UK – obtaining his Membership of The Royal College of
Psychiatrists, UK and the Certificate of Completion of Training in Old Age Psychiatry.
Dr Malik has held numerous leadership roles including Clinical Director and Associate Medical
Director. He has been a member of the Council of The Royal College of Psychiatrists, the
European Board of Psychiatry and the standing committees of the European Psychiatric
He has played a critical role in building out and managing multi-location mental health services,
leading on national and international health policy initiatives and most recently leveraging
technology to bring mental health services to a very underserved area.
Amit strongly believes that technology can be leveraged to overcome all barriers to high-quality
mental health access. A few years ago, he pressed the pause button on his UK National Health
Service career to try and address the 95% mental health treatment gap globally. To this end, he
founded Amaha (www.amahahealth.com), an organisation that leverages technology to deliver
personalised mental health solutions for individuals and organisations.