Hira Irshad is an emerging entrepreneur; founder and CEO of APRUS Tech; APRUS tech is the indigenous manufacturer of world’s safest and smartest electrosurgical units. The company specializes in high tech innovative solutions in the health tech sector of Pakistan, using AI and other cutting edge technologies to make healthcare affordable and accessible for the masses.
Founded ‘Kickstart’; the first co-working space of Lahore; which has now expanded to three full facility co-working spaces in Lahore and caters to more than 500 clients.
Hira Irshad has been closely linked to the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Pakistan for the past five years now and managed MIT Enterprise Forums Pakistan chapter for two years under the leadership of Dr. Umar Saif, where she took many successful initiatives and worked closely with tech companies, startups and incubators/accelerators across Pakistan.
Hira also works with National Incubation Center as ‘Startup Growth Advisor’. She is an expert in growth hacking and growing small startups into successful businesses. In her one year engagement with NIC she helped startups raise more than PKR 90 Million in Funds, Investments and Grants. She closed successful investment deals for more than 7 startups.