About Us

CANKADO is approved as an active Class I medical device within the European Union (registration number DE/CA59/11976/2017) and is compliant with the FDA classification for Mobile Medical Devices (2015) Appendix B.

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How Everything Started

Cankado started as a research project to understand improvement needs in current cancer care. The idea was to develop a system which represented a harmonious extension to the existing care landscape. In cooperation with patients, physicians, as well as nurses’ associations and clinics all over the world an entirely new way of digital support of patients with chronic diseases has been developed. 

Today Cankado is the worldwide leading system for multi-lingual support of patients with chronic diseases in routine care as well as in clinical trials. And Cankado fulfills various standards from ISO9001, ISO27001 till ICH GCP E6(R2). 

Our Team

Prof. Dr. Timo Schinköthe

CEO and founder of CANKADO

  • Studied biology and computer science at University of Cologne
  • Doctoral degree in medicine
  • Ten years oncology experience  at  University of Cologne
  • Member of research group at the Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University LMU Munich
  • Member of the German Cancer Society (DKG), German Society of Hematology and Oncology (DGHO), the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

Baiju Rahman

CPO and founder of CANKADO

  • Graduated with a degree in computer science.
  • 20+ year veteran of the tech sector. Founder of multiple successful healthcare and life science companies.

Dr. Ronald Kates

Shareholder and CAIO - Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer

  • Received his BS in physics from Stanford and his doctoral degree in theoretical physics from the University of California
  • Working in Harvard and at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics
  • Key unique quality is the ability to apply mathematical techniques such as complex simulation techniques, advanced statistics and artificial intelligence across multiple disciplines

Suresh Kumar

CTO - Chief Technology Officer

  • Joined CANKADO in 2018 as a developer and swiftly progressed through the management hierarchy
  • Diploma in Computer Engineering, Central Polytechnic Vattiyoorkavu, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Worked as associate customer engineer at HCL Infosystems New Delhi, India
  • Joined Smartindia Solutions, a software company based in Thiruvananthapuram as a core developer, focused on online educational products and worked there for 5 years.

Prof. Dr. Mariano Gabri

CEO – CANKADO Latin America

  • Working at CANKADO since 2019 (predecessor entities) 
  • Professor in Molecular and Cellular Biology at Quilmes National University, Buenos Aires, Argentine
  • Since 2019 Head of Immunotherapy at Center of Molecular Oncology, Quilmes National University, Argentine
  • PH.D. with honors in Molecular Biology at Buenos Aires University, Argentine

Ashir Ashraf

CEO and Chief Global Strategist – CANKADO India

  • since 2017 Member of CANKADO organization (predecessor entity)
  • Business operations responsibility for CANKADO India
  • Bachelor in Business Management at Bangalore University

Sarath Sasdharan Remadevi ​

Managing Director CANKADO India Senior developer

  • since 2014 Member of CANKADO organization (predecessor entity)
  • Since 2018 in the actual function responsible for software UI developments
  • Engineering degree in computer science of Sree Chithira Thirunal college of Engg. Thiruvananthapuram
  • Diploma in Computer Engineering from Central Polytechnic College Vattiyoorkavu Thiruvananthapuram

Dr. Julian Kates-Harbeck

Shareholder and advisor

  • Obtained his BS in physics and his MS in computer science with a focus on AI at Stanford
  • Completed his PhD in physics at Harvard and published the results of his doctoral thesis about artificial intelligence for incident prediction in Nature
  • Today he leads the AI team at the neuroscience company Kernel in California.

Our Offices


Alte Landstraße 23
85521 Ottobrunn


Eupener Str.165
50933 Cologne
0 (800) 0009212

Buenos Aires

Bahia Blanca 2390, CABA ,
Buenos aires, Argentina
0 (800) 0009212

Los Angeles

Sepulveda Center
3415 S Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles
CA 90034


Technopark Campus,Amstor,
Kerala 695581

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