Arjun Panesar

CEO at Diabetes Digital Media

Big Data


Arjun is the co-founder, CEO and Head of AI. A self-confessed data geek, Arjun holds a first-class honours degree (MEng) in Computing and Artificial Intelligence from Imperial College, London. He started the site when his grandfather was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes during his first-year of undergraduate study and his award-winning Masters research demonstrated the benefits of intelligent web-based systems in improving user experiences through collaboration, machine learning and data mining.

Benefiting from a decade of experience in big data and affecting user outcomes, Arjun leads the organisation’s development of intelligent, evidence-based digital health interventions that harness the power of big data and artificial intelligence to provide precise and personalised care to patients, health agencies and governments worldwide. The approach is redefining chronic disease and wellness, with over 1.1 million members across all DDM platforms.