Karim Babay is Chairman & CEO of HealthSapiens, a nationwide healthcare provider that delivers on-demand access to healthcare anytime, anywhere, via mobile devices, the internet, video and phone focusing on the Medicare, Individual, and Hispanic markets.
Mr. Babay is also the founder and Chief Investment Officer of Intrinsic Value Investment Partners, a hedge fund that is value focused. He has over 15 years of global investing, entrepreneurial and corporate finance experience allocating capital across the capital structure (credit and equity), angel investing, liquid and illiquid investments in securities.
He started his Wall Street career at Lehman Brothers' Mergers and Acquisition department. Mr. Babay was invited to join the Center of Excellence team of Principal Investing and, later joined the Capital Structure Arbitrage desk. A notable achievement at the global macro level was Mr. Babay's call of the Housing Market Bubble in late 2005, which was mentioned in Larry McDonald's book, "Colossal Failure of Common Sense."
Karims' vision for Healthsapiens' is the democratization of healthcare: creating freedom for patients to choose despite boundaries and staying true to health and wellness principles for all. We are here to stay true to the ideals of healthcare through global collaboration and the progression of humankind, one patient at a time. Creating an incentive-driven ecosystem where all players are treated equally and rewarded properly, we envision a transparent and sustainable healthcare system that embodies efficiency, parity, cooperation, responsibility and candour for all users.