Dr. Pinak Shrikhande

Principal

Overview

  • Over 20 years of experience in healthcare across critical care, operations and management
  • Director of Critinext, Asia’s largest e-ICU solution provider
  • Previously, Director and Head (Dept. of Critical Care Med.), Fortis Hospitals
  • Formerly held senior positions with Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai and Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi

Education

  • M.D. (Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases)
  • D.N.B. (Respiratory Diseases)
  • Fellowship of the National Board in CriticalCare (F.N.B.)

Manish Jha

Vice President

Overview

  • Investment professional with almost a decade of progressive experience across more than 30 early and growth stage M&A deals
  • In the past, has been associated with Brand Capital, KPMG, ICICI and Goldman Sachs in India and the Middle East

Education

  • MBA (Finance and Strategy), IIM Lucknow
  • MBA (Exchange), Degroote School of Business, Canada
  • B.Tech (ECE), IIT Guwahati

Tushar Aggarwal

Analyst

Overview

  • Over 3 years of experience in venture capital and investment banking
  • Previously worked for UBS investment banking division supporting teams across North America and Europe in consumer products and retail vertical

Education

  • CFA Level-III candidate
  • Bachelor of Financial & Investment Analysis from College of Business Studies, University of Delhi

Abrar Mir

Fund Sponsor

Overview

  • Over 20 years of private equity, investment banking, and healthcare sector experience
  • Co-founder and Managing Partner of Quadria Capital
  • Previously, Global Head of Healthcare Investment Banking of Religare Capital Markets
  • Prior, Managing Director with Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s global investment banking group

Education

  • Qualified international finance lawyer
  • M.Phil in International Law from University of Cambridge

Dr. Amit Varma

Fund Sponsor

Overview

  • Over 20 years of investment, operational, and clinical experience in the healthcare sector
  • Co-founder and Managing Partner of Quadria Capital
  • Led the international expansion initiatives of Fortis and affiliated companies
  • Spearheaded US$100 million India Build Out healthcare & education private equity fund

Education

  • MBBS, MD from University of Delhi, India
  • Super-specialty medical training from University of New York and University of Pittsburgh

Charles-Antoine Janssen

Fund Sponsor

Overview

  • Over 15 years of operating and investing experience with strong global networks
  • Board of Director of UCB, a global biopharma manufacturer; worked in several senior management positions with UCB in Brussels, Austria, India and emerging markets
  • Managing Partner at Kois Invest and Operating Partner at Quadria Capital

Education

  • AMP from Harvard Business School
  • Bachelor in Laws from Brussels University (ULB)
  • Dr. Ajai Kumar

      Overview
    • Chairman & CEO, HCG Enterprise, largest private provider of cancer care in India with 20 centres across India
    • Fellowships in Radiation Oncology and Medical Oncology at the M.D Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston
    • Chairman of the International Human Development & Upliftment Academy (IHDUA)
    • Awarded the “Face of the year 2006‟ by Modern Medicare; Also received prestigious B.C.Roy & Kannada Rajyotsava awards


      Education
    • MBBS from St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore
    • Training and research experience in oncology at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville

  • Dr. Ashok Seth

      Overview
    • Most recognized and respected Indian Cardiologist across the globe
    • Awarded "PADMA BHUSHAN" by the president of India in 2015 and was honoured with ‘PADMA SHRI’ by the President of India in 2003
    • Chairman of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi and Head, Cardiology Council of Fortis Group of Hospitals
    • Advisory/Executive member of numerous International Organizations such as Asia Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology, SAARC Cardiac Society and Indo-French


      Education
    • Cardiovascular Foundation and Academy of TCT, Washington USA

  • Arun Penmetsa

      Overview
    • Principal of Storm Ventures where he invests in early stage mobile and SaaS companies in enterprise and Health IT
    • Previously, worked with Oracle and Google and has extensive experience at building enterprise software solutions


      Education
    • MBA from the Stanford University
    • Bachelors in Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and a Masters in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University

  • Karan Singh

      Overview
    • Managing Director of Bain & Company's India offices and a leader in healthcare practice
    • Over 20 years of management consulting experience across Asia, Europe and the United States
    • One of the founding partners who helped establish Bain's India business in 2006
    • Knowledge partner to NATHEALTH - Healthcare Federation of India and works with the Kailash Satyarthi Children's Foundation


    • Education
      MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania
    • Bachelor of Economics from William & Mary – Raymond A. Mason School of Business

  • Neeraj Chandra

      Overview
    • Over 30 years of experience in diverse sales, marketing & business roles across Asia & Middle East
    • Ex-CEO, Consumer Care Division of Emami, India’s leading producer of fast-moving consumer goods
    • Previously, worked as COO of Britannia and across various leadership roles in Hindustan Lever Limited

      Education
    • MBA from Indian Institute of Management- Ahmedabad
    • Bachelor of technology (Electrical Engineering) from IIT, Kanpur