Sir Ray Avery is a Pharmaceutical scientist, inventor and social entrepreneur. He is famous for designing state of the art intraocular lenses for the Fred Hollows Foundation, making modern cataract surgery accessible to the worlds poorest. His commitment to changing world health has earned him many prestigious awards. He is founder and CEO of Medicine Mondiale, an organisation that makes quality healthcare and equipment accessible to the poorest developing nations. He is also the author of ‘Rebel with a Cause’, an autobiography that charts his life from childhood in english orphanages and foster homes to knighthood Amongst many things, we discuss his own journey, the power of knowledge, the freedom of planning, how genius is in everyone and how dreams create magic!
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