Meet Ara Chackerian, a Philanthropist, Investor and Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur, angel investor, businessman, and philanthropist meet the Managing Director of the prominent ASC Capital Holdings, Ara Chackerian. Ara is a celebrated public figure who studied a Bachelor’s Degree at the Florida State University. He is also the founder of TMS Holdings Solutions, a health center that uses transcranial magnetic stimulation to treat cases of depression that are resistant to other forms of treatment.


He has also partnered with various individuals to build different healthcare companies, with the renowned ones being BMC Diagnostics, and Embion/Provider Links, and PipelineRx. He is also a dedicated environmentalist who is currently running reforestation campaign for Teak Plantation in Limonapa, SA.


Alongside this, Ara Chackerian also contributes to the betterment of the community, particularly the youth. He runs some developmental programs such as Juma Ventures, Nor Luyce, and CREA Nicaragua, ventures that are committed to youth empowerment. They pave the way for them by giving them education and work opportunities, which in turn promotes financial abilities.


The TMS Health Solutions is one of the most distinguished of Ara’s companies. Specifically, this is because it seeks to bring a new era to depression treatment through the use of transcranial magnetic stimulation, which is a non-invasive process that uses a changing magnetic field to cause the flow of electric current to a targeted brain’s region. This process has shown to work well in treating depression that is resistant to treatment. To see more visit



The idea to build the center came to mind after one of Ara’s provider partners proposed that he should consider outpatient psychiatry space, specifically, transcranial magnetic stimulation for people undergoing depression that is resistant to other treatment options. Ara and his business partner saw that this was a good idea and this led to the establishment of TMS Health Solutions.


Since then, the center has been expanded to seven other facilities that serve San Francisco Bay Area and the broader Sacramento. The facility, which is approximately 3,000 square ft has both consultation and transcranial magnetic stimulation rooms. The aim of the center us to make patients feel that they are in a place of relaxation and serenity, rather than in a doctor’s room. For more details you can checkout