A young entrepreneur & a clinician by profession, is the smiling face behind India's largest chain of day care hospitals - Vasan Health Care Group.
Over the last ten years, he has been channeling his energy into realizing his vision - to provide world class healthcare at affordable cost even to the remotest part of the country, by setting up neighborhood daycare clinics.
As it is said a dream never comes true without a passion. It is because of his dream that chose to collaborate with like-minded doctors to build a day care Hospital brand and passion that took the benefits of Healthcare to the small towns across South India.
The story that began with Vasan Medical Hall, a chain of Pharmacy Retail Outlet in Trichy and moved on to next mile stone with his pet project, Vasan Eye Care launched in 1999.
10 Years later it is an amazing story of success, achievement and most importantly, dreams realized. Now, Vasan Healthcare Group has grown with 60 Eye care hospitals spreading across South India, and with 50 branches of Vasan Medical Hall, a Pharmacy Retail Chain spreading across Tamilnadu. Also the group stride into Multi-specialty Hospital space with Maruthi Hospitals and ABC (Assured Best Care) Hospital in Trichy, extending quality Health care to the people that carry his stamp of "providing care with compassion".
Under his vision and guidance, Vasan Eye care is adding 40 more Hospitals in India and Overseas by 2011. This will make Vasan Eye Care as the world's largest chain of Eye Care Hospitals. Dr.Arun with his passion and determination pioneered the day care model into Eye care segment in India Healthcare Industry.
Vasan Dental Care is an integral element in Dr.Arun's vision of making multi-specialty care with State-of-the art facility available to the under-served healthcare gamut of the sub-continent.
For his contribution in Healthcare segment in the Region, Dr.Arun has been conferred with the "Emerging Entrepreneur Award" by CII, Tamilnadu.
Prof. Bhasker Rao is a distinguished and renowned dental clinician, academic, and administrator. During his four decades-long career he has been dedicated to bringing about excellence in dental education and health services in India.
His illustrious profession has seen him serve in Manipal for ten years-where he was Professor and Head of the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery-as well as a brief 5-year stint abroad. In 1986, Prof. Rao assumed charge as Founder-Principal of S.D.M. College of Dental Sciences & Hospital, Dharwad, Karnataka, and developed it as one of the finest dental institutions of the country.
The college was recently re-accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), which has ranked it as the best health institution in India. Prof. Rao is widely travelled and has an extensive network of contacts globally, which has enabled him establish numerous international linkages.
Prof. Rao has also been associated with the Dental Council of India-the body which regulates dentistry in India-for twenty years. As Vice President of the Council for a decade, he was instrumental in ushering major reforms to the way dentistry is taught in the country.
As a Finance Leader, Sunil takes care of complete responsibility of Finance, Vendor Relationships, HR and IT. He has 15 Years of experience in Risk Leadership and has spent more than 8 Years in Healthcare Industry in India. Sunil's last assignment was with GE driving India Risk Leadership for Healthcare Business.
He had his share of contribution in building Healthcare market in India during his stints with GE and ICICI Bank. He has held several positions in past with Tata Finance and ICICI Bank. He has built strong relationships with large and medium Healthcare players in India and Overseas.
Rajesh drives various strategies strengthening the brand position and developing new products, including mentoring various campaigns to create strong Oral Hygiene awareness among public.
He has 18 years of experience in diverse business environments like Sales, Channel Management, Customer Relationship. As a Sales Leader he has seen building strong relationships with medical fraternity, hospitals, vendors and medical equipment manufacturers across the country and overseas.
Over an exclusive 8 years in the healthcare industry, he has served top tier organizations including GE, ICICI Bank and Apple Credit. During his stint with GE has played a strategic role in various Investments in Healthcare Market. As a Sales Leader he has been instrumental in supporting and developing various green field projects in Healthcare segment in India.
Srinivas is responsible for driving business operations across the locations and executing various business strategies including developing business in existing as well as new markets. He mentors and drives the teams towards achieving organizational goals.
Srinivas comes with a strong back ground of Corporate Network. He has strong experience of 15 Years in the areas of Asset restructuring, Portfolio Management, Operations, Internal control, Risk management, Legal, Vendor management, Finance and Audit. His last stint was with GE, managing large Corporate and Retail portfolios of Healthcare, Construction Equipment and Commercial Vehicle Industry.
He has been instrumental in successful closure of famous restructures that happened in the Country. Under his leadership, he has introduced many refined processes for managing large portfolios. In past, he has worked on various assignments closely with organizations such as DCM Group, Larsen & Toubro (ECC Division), ICICI and UTI Bank and various other Industrial Houses.