Episode 5. Hacking the Biosphere (w/Martin Tobias)
On the show today I welcome Martin Tobias. Recognized as a renowned serial
entrepreneur and venture capitalist, he currently focuses on the emerging
intersection of health care, technology, fitness, and the transformation economy.
Martin is the CEO of Upgrade Labs that combines real data, insights, and
leading-edge technology with trained experts to help all humans create radical
improvements in physical and cognitive performance. Sounds pretty incredible
right? But what if I told you that this revolutionary concept was birthed from him
going through one of the most devastating experiences of his life. Months after
his first company went public, Martin found himself paralyzed on his couch in a
massive, deep-depression. He went to sleep a successful CEO and awoke days
later to being a mental health patient with no recollection of time passing. This
incident launched him into a deep dive of our mental health care system and how
we treat the mentally ill in our society. Find out what happens when a tech giant
brings innovative, Silicon Valley style disruption into an outdated Health Industry.
The results will blow your mind…This is FULLY ALIVE!--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app