DrEd Doctors and Team


Dr Louisa Draper

DrEd Medical Director

Louisa studied medicine at the University of Oxford and completed her training at University College London. She has spent the last eight years working in some of the top hospitals in London, and has a particular interest in finding new ways to change medical care so that patients can access healthcare quickly, safely and conveniently. She has set up medical projects and healthcare initiatives all over the World, allowing her to understand the health needs of different communities, and giving her the opportunity to travel and get first hand, detailed knowledge of travel medicine. She has a special interest in women's and children's health.
Dr Sebastian Winckler

General Practitioner

Sebastian studied medicine on a military cadetship and graduated in 2000 from the Humboldt University (Charité) in Berlin, Germany. After completing his GP training in 2003, he worked as a medical officer and GP within the German Army. During his time with the army he served in Cambodia, Afghanistan, Bosnia and Kosovo. Sebastian holds an MSc in General Practice and Primary Care as well as a certificate in travel medicine.

Dr Patric Otte

General Practitioner

Dr Jean Patric Otte is a GP who has recently joined the online doctor service on a sessional basis. He also works as GP in an NHS Surgery in South East Essex and he has a special interest in preventative medicine and mental health. Dr Otte is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners since 2008 and qualified as a GP in 2005 following vocational training in the UK. He studied medicine at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich and graduated in May 2000 before commencing training as a GP.

Amit Khutti

UK Director

Amit co-founded DrEd with David. Prior to this Amit worked in the NHS as the Director of Strategy for Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS FT, after spending a number of years working on health issues in the civil service as part of the Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit. He started his working life as a management consultant.

David Meinertz

Mainland Europe Director

David co-founded DrEd with Amit. Prior to launching DrEd David worked at a leading online healthcare company in London where he focused on international expansion. Before that, David invested in and helped build and re-build small and medium-sized companies in healthcare, electronics and distribution sectors in Europe for about 10 years.

Redian Ibra


Redian holds a Msc on Information Security and Computer Forensics, Bsc on Computer Information Systems (Software Engineering).  Previously worked for Vodafone developing Intelligent Network Applications, ColourDNA developing scalable cloud based web applications.  Working in different areas and gained valuable experience in, Software Design, Project Management, Application Development, Information & Data Security, Penetration Testing, Web Application Development, Unix & Linux Platforms.  Code quality and the ability to easily test code is very important to him.

Lajos Veres


Lajos graduated with an MSc in computer science in 2001 from the Eötvös Lóránd University in Budapest. He was seven when he first started working with computers. It was love at first sight! His first significant development was a logistics program when he was only eleven years old. He built market leading e-commerce platforms in Hungary from scratch in the past ten years. He joined the DrEd team in 2013 after relocating to London.

Marcus Kourie

Front-End Developer

Marcus started his career out as a Software Developer after graduating from one of South Africa's leading Microsoft Certified University's. He then went onto developing remedial software for kids and found his passion within Front-End Development and User Experience Design. Marcus has worked for one of South Africa's top Agencies on Brands such as Vodafone and Car manufacturer Toyota. He recently worked within Google Web Studio before Joining us at DrEd.

Katharina Grimm

Junior Marketing Manager

Katharina holds a BA in English and Politics and has recently completed her Master's degree in Cultural and Creative Industries with King's College London. She enjoys writing in English and German and works on content and SEO for the website.
David Witlif

Marketing Manager

David joined the DrEd Marketing Team in September 2013. He graduated from the University of Stuttgart with a Master's degree in Social Sciences. With experience working in the pharmaceutical industry and for a large internet provider he helps DrEd in Digital Marketing DACH.

Emma Ward

Head of Service Development

Emma graduated from University of Oxford in 2002. She spent 3 years working in communications in the voluntary sector, 6 years working on social policy issues in Whitehall, followed by 2 years travelling and studying for a Masters. She joined the Dr Ed team in April 2013 and now focuses on new service and business development. In her spare time, Emma is studying for a Ph.D.