Members

Management Team

Our strong team of 100 full time employees, 215 partner doctors, 7 advisors is hard at work helping rural population of india get affordable, accessible and quality health care.

Ajoy Khandheria
Founder

AJOY is an entrepreneur evangelist with a vision to reinvent the existing primary health care landscape of rural India. He intends to bridge the staggering gap between rural healthcare and mainstream nation. Gramin health aims to bring in a paradigm change in primary health care scenario of villages, tier 3,4 areas where affordable and accessible healthcare services is an issue.

With over 25 years of business experience he has been associated with some of the most successful organizations across the globe. He has remarkable presence in telecommunication, geospatial and content businesses. Ajoy is a strategic investor.

He has invested in number of companies like Paridyam Healthcare and Medical Second Opinion (India),Doc on call (Myanmar), Intersat (USA),Belgium Satellite Services (Belgium),Six Dee Technology (India),Hello Cabs (Myanmar) Intersat FZE (Dubai)Mobifusion (USA),Infotack (Bangalore)and CERT Telematics (Abu Dhabi)

Under his leadership, companies have seen exponential growth and geographical expansion in the global market, Ajoy has also been an advisor to corporate giants like Harris Corporation, Ital Cable, Tech Mahindra, Tellabs Maxis, UT Starcom, Hughes Software System and IP Unity.

.Being an engineer Ajoy understands the need of continuous ritualistic reinventing that is essential to keep the system upgraded and working.

Through Gramin Healthcare he intends to reach the remote areas, provide primary health care services.An invaluable data-mine is also been processed that can provide an essential bridge for major corporate houses and people of the underserved community that is farmers.

Ajoy has an MBA degree from the University of California, Berkeley and an Electrical Engineering degree from M.S. University, Baroda, India.

Sajal Gupta
Head – Partner Development & Technology

Sajal is a technocrat with an experience of over 30 years .He has worked extensively in technology, financial, healthcare and educational spaces. He has incubated new business in medium and large companies. He has successfully developed businesses in new market segments, new geographies and delivered high growth.

An engineer by training, Sajal has been in leadership roles in various multinational companies such as Alcatel-Lucent, Aricent Technologies (erstwhile Hughes Software Systems) and Johnson Controls among others. He has managed multi-million dollar P&L responsibilities as well as led business efforts across North America, EMEA and APAC markets. He has been responsible for devising corporate strategies as well as executing them on the ground to achieve high and sustainable growth. He has strategically developed businesses for new market segments, new geographies , delivered high growth and profitability . Sajal was a Venture Partner at Venture Factory by i2india, a builder of start-up businesses with the potential to impact large parts of the Indian society, where he mentored start-ups in Health, Education and Fintech space.

Sajal has an excellent educational accolade Executive Management Program from Indian Institute of Management (Ahmedabad) , B.E. (Mechanical Engineering), NIT Kurukshetra , Social Entrepreneurship, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania (Coursera).

Sonia Vohra
Head – Operations

Sonia is that person who can bring in ordinary people together to get an extraordinary result. With an experience of 12+ years in diverse domains of Telecom, Financial Services, Real Estate and Healthcare.She has worked with esteemed organizations like Deloitte, Cairn India, ORG and Gramin health care.

After working with major corporate houses she decided to channelize her passion for healthcare and drawing the set skills she incorporated in managing marketing and operations from her decade of global corporate exposure to accelerate the outreach of Gramin healthcare.

Sonia always had a soft spot for the deplorable condition of primary health care in rural area especially women folk ,who have been denied the access to primary essential healthcare either due to dogmatic tradition, cultural taboo or the sheer oppression of patriarchy, with Gramin healthcare she is channelizing her passion for bringing changes, connecting millions of family to the healthcare services with the optimization of her business acumen .She believes in change start only if one sees the next step.

Being born in a business family her formal education of Commerce added to the wisdom passed on to her through generation of risk-taking ,dynamics of business ,lessons learnt through various permutations and combinations that she find herself applying these in accelerating growth for organizations she works for. With inbuilt entrepreneurial skills and deep understanding of business, marketing and strategies she is able to achieve maximum results with minimum resources. Passionate about technology, communication and digital media she likes to explore and keep herself abreast with latest technological trends and digital media productively.

Dhruv Bhushan
Head - Business Development

Dhruv has more than 10 years of progressive experience in directing business and solving deterrence in accelerating business. He has led these organizations through start-up, survival, turnaround and growth modes. He co –founded StudyBud/Excelsior training over 300,000 students and wielded strong relationship with over 150 educational institutes and over 800+ corporate partners, he led its growth to a pan –India presence.

Among his significant previous positions, Dhruv served as a consultant for Accenture Strategy where he advised Fortune 50 clients in formulating their strategy, business reinvention, performance management, and finance. Post that he worked with various brands around the globe as an independent consultant assisting organizations to identify and explore new avenues of growth formulate strategies for expansion, accelerate capital growth, the establishment of new business units and leverage international networks through his pragmatic strategies.

Dhruv has an exceptional educational accolade, MBA from Indian Institute of Management (Indore), LLB, BA (Hons) Economics degree from Delhi University. He holds several international awards and recognition for his work and achievements, including a feature in Limca Book of Records.

Nitish Hooda
Project Manager - Strategic Initiative

An entrepreneur with a passion for building accessible healthcare services in India.

Being an engineer(Electronics and Communication ) from NSIT he started his journey in the field of entrepreneurship with his first venture named Mediano Healthcare Pvt. Ltd an IOT based medical device that monitors one’s health vitals right after he graduated from college. He had also run pilots of some e-commerce start-ups and fulfilled more than 500 orders.

With a zeal to learn new things and an ability to take responsibility, he has a dynamic outlook for the business. He has also developed mobile applications and websites for various clients.

Dr. Harshawardhan Hegde
Director - Clinical Services

Dr. Harshawardhan Hegde best Orthopaedic surgeon in India has a reputation and specialization in Joint Arthroplasty, Spinal Surgery and Trauma. With over 25 years of experience, Othopaedic Surgeon Delhi has graduated from Baroda Medical College, and also completed his post graduation from the same institute. He has completed his ATLS (Advanced Trauma & Life Support) from Norwich in the UK and a Spine fellowship from Nuffield Orthopaedic Hospital, Oxford, UK. Dr. Hegde has also trained as a Senior Spine Fellow at Klinikum Karlbaad, Germany. He is a member of the coveted Girdlestone Orthopaedic Society – a gathering of some of the biggest names in Orthopaedics. Dr. Harshavardhan Hegde has an extensive and multifaceted experience in all aspects of Orthopaedics. He has also taught as a Professor of Orthopaedics at Karamsad Medical College in Gujarat. He encompasses proven leadership skills to manage the high-calibre teams to ensure delivering exceptional results.

Dr. Sachin Jhawar
Executive Director

Dr. Sachin Jhawar is an entrepreneur focused on health care services for more than 15 years and dedicated his expertise in expanding the medical service outreach.

He is MS, MRCS (Edinburgh, UK), ARCS (Dublin, Ireland ), EITS (Diploma in Tele-Surgery, Strasbourg, France ) advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgeon, has treated 1000+ patients of age group 8 -66 years.

Dr. Sachin, while working in the UK, Lyon (France ) and Westchester ( USA ) learned and practiced latest technologies in the field of obesity treatment.

He works with Apex Hospitals Pvt. Ltd., Jaipur and is a renowned name in the field of medicine over the entire belt of Rajasthan.

It recently completed 7 years of bariatric surgery initiative and under the guidance of Dr.Jhawar it is creating a name of its own in India.

He is dedicated to his work and is running specialist facilities in Malviya Nagar, Mansa rover, Bhakta and Bhatia Hospital, Jaipur.

Sabeel Salam
Sr. Manager
Lokesh Aggarwal
Sr Manager - Accounts & Taxation
Saurabh Bansal
Health Informatics Specialist
Anil Kamboj
Operations Manager
Khalid Khan
Assistant Manager
Pallavi Madhukar
Relation Management Executive
Srishti Aggarwal
Business Analyst
Akshay Kakkar
Product Architect
Maitreyi Tripathi
Health Care Executive
Nishant Pal
Executive - Operations
Sumit Pundir
Executive - Operations
Mohd Aslam
Executive - Operations
Dr. Navita Mishra
Doctor
Dr. Manveer Kaur
Doctor

Primary Care Team


This is our team of passionate and hard working nurses who are helping make these villages a better place to live.

Board Of Directors

Ajoy Khandheria
Founder

AJOY is an entrepreneur evangelist with a vision to reinvent the existing primary health care landscape of rural India. He intends to bridge the staggering gap between rural healthcare and mainstream nation. Gramin health aims to bring in a paradigm change in primary health care scenario of villages, tier 3,4 areas where affordable and accessible healthcare services is an issue.

With over 25 years of business experience he has been associated with some of the most successful organizations across the globe. He has remarkable presence in telecommunication, geospatial and content businesses. Ajoy is a strategic investor.

He has invested in number of companies like Paridyam Healthcare and Medical Second Opinion (India),Doc on call (Myanmar), Intersat (USA),Belgium Satellite Services (Belgium),Six Dee Technology (India),Hello Cabs (Myanmar) Intersat FZE (Dubai)Mobifusion (USA),Infotack (Bangalore)and CERT Telematics (Abu Dhabi)

Under his leadership, companies have seen exponential growth and geographical expansion in the global market, Ajoy has also been an advisor to corporate giants like Harris Corporation, Ital Cable, Tech Mahindra, Tellabs Maxis, UT Starcom, Hughes Software System and IP Unity.

.Being an engineer Ajoy understands the need of continuous ritualistic reinventing that is essential to keep the system upgraded and working.

Through Gramin Healthcare he intends to reach the remote areas, provide primary health care services.An invaluable data-mine is also been processed that can provide an essential bridge for major corporate houses and people of the underserved community that is farmers.

Ajoy has an MBA degree from the University of California, Berkeley and an Electrical Engineering degree from M.S. University, Baroda, India.

Dr. Sachin Jhawar
Executive Director

Dr. Sachin Jhawar is an entrepreneur focused on health care services for more than 15 years and dedicated his expertise in expanding the medical service outreach.

He is MS, MRCS (Edinburgh, UK), ARCS (Dublin, Ireland ), EITS (Diploma in Tele-Surgery, Strasbourg, France ) advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgeon, has treated 1000+ patients of age group 8 -66 years.

Dr. Sachin, while working in the UK, Lyon (France ) and Westchester ( USA ) learned and practiced latest technologies in the field of obesity treatment.

He works with Apex Hospitals Pvt. Ltd., Jaipur and is a renowned name in the field of medicine over the entire belt of Rajasthan.

It recently completed 7 years of bariatric surgery initiative and under the guidance of Dr.Jhawar it is creating a name of its own in India.

He is dedicated to his work and is running specialist facilities in Malviya Nagar, Mansa rover, Bhakta and Bhatia Hospital, Jaipur.

Deep Kumar Srivastava

He is the CEO of IFFCO eBazaar with 30 years of experience where he held multiple positions. He also served as VP at IFFCO Canada.He managed multiple projects in fertilizers and power projects in India, Oman and Canada.

He is an Electrical Engineer, graduated from BITS Mesra, Ranchi

Dr. Tarunendu Singh

India is an agrarian economyand IFFCO as world’s largest fertiliser and marketing cooperative since 1967 has been contributing through its products and services for Indian agriculture. Dr Tarunendu Singh who is a doctorate in Agronomy joined IFFCO in 2005. He has made vital contributions in designing and monitoring special projects for rural and farming communities; product development, capacity building, promotional and extension programmes, training and development programmes, technical reports and communication at national and international fora. In his capacity as Head, Agricultural Services (AS) IFFCO, Dr Tarunendu plays a critical role in ‘Reaching the Unreached’.

He is avid nature lover and has interest in gardening as a hobby.

Rahul Agarwalla
Founder & CEO, Knimbus.com

Rahul has 2 decades of experience in the technology and information industries. Rahul is the Founder and CEO of Knimbus, India’s leading digital library platform.

Prior to Knimbus, Rahul was in Japan where he built the big data business for Smart Insight Corp., a leading Japanese software company. Previously, Rahul was instrumental in building India's largest content aggregator - Matrix Information. He also co-founded Contentscape a KPO, now known as Integreon.

An entrepreneur who has started and exited multiple ventures, Rahul has a passion for creating new products and a proven track record of scaling technology intensive ventures. He is also a part of the Indian Angel Network, where he invests in ventures focused on Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Edutech and SaaS.

Rahul has an MBA from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS).

Advisory

Arun Sobti
Senior Executive

Senior executive with global business experience in wireless / telecom and Internet/software industries:

Niren Chaudhary
Senior Executive

Niren has Over 25 years of international corporate leadership experience in the food retail and hospitality industry. Excel in brand building and delighting customers, while driving shareholder value through global and regional growth strategies with focus on profitability. Experience ranges from developed to emerging markets, start-ups to turnaround situations, and equity to franchise ownership systems.

Dr. Nandini Tandon
Managing Director Life Sciences at Lumira Capital Corp.

She is a Managing Director Life Sciences at Lumira Capital Corp. Dr. Tandon serves as an Advisor at Science Futures, Inc. She was a Partner at RBC Capital Partners .Nandini was the chief business officer, Zyomyx Inc., vice president of business development, Hyseq Inc., and prior to that held various operational positions at Chiron Corporation, GlaxoWellcome and the Microelectronics Center of North Carolina.

Dr. Tandon has 20 years of venture capital and operational background helping build companies in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical devices, diagnostics, and semi-conductor industry across all stages of development, from research to commercialization.

Dr. Bijoy Khandheria
Clinical,Teaching and research with the Mayo Clinic

Dr. BijoyKhandheria has 22 years of clinical, teaching and research with the Mayo Clinic, in both Rochester, MN and Scottsdale, AZ, earning recognition in the field of echocardiography.

He has held leadership and service positions with professional societies and sits on the editorial board of several prestigious cardiology journals.

He is a former President of the American Society of Echocardiography.

Dr. Bijoy completed his MD from The Maharaja Sayajirag University of Baroda, Residency from Internal Medicine, Hahnemann University Hospital and Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease from Mayo Clinic.

Tajinder Vohra
Clinical,Teaching and research with the Mayo Clinic

Mr. Vohra is the president and country head for ABB, he has over 16 years of experience in Healthcare where he has managed Global Operations in Japan, India, France and USA.

He has led Service operation, new product Introductions in CT and MRI Diagnostic equipment, and Supply Chain Organizations for General Electric Healthcare Business, $ 18 B business of GE. He has lead the Healthcare and Supply chain business for Genpact, $ 1.0 B Business Process Service provider.

Mr. Vohra holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Delhi and two Masters Degrees from Lehigh University and University of Alabama.

Ajay Vij
Co-Founder & CEO of Asian Healthcare Fund

Mr. Ajay Vij is a Co-Founder & CEO of Asian Healthcare Fund, a Healthcare Focused PE Fund.

MrVij was formerly the CEO of DaburPharma Ltd, a fully integrated global pharmaceutical company which he successfully built up over 13 years into one of the world's largest specialty oncology groups.

He was instrumental in selling the Company to European healthcare major Fresenius for approximately USD $360 million in 2008. MrVij is also a member of Young Presidents' Organization (YPO).

Gulraj Shahpuri
Co-Founder & CEO of Asian Healthcare Fund

A trusted name in the education industry and a highly sought after speaker to conduct Leadership programmes for the top and the middle management of reputed companies across India, Gulraj Shahpuri is all about results. Most keynote speakers simply teach audiences WHAT to do. A few speakers show audiences HOW to do it. Gulraj Shahpuri is one of them and he does it with a lot of wit and that makes him a speaker par excellence. His distinct insight into human nature makes each person in the audience feel like he is talking just to them.

He has addressed over 50,000 people across 3 countries, done more than 340 presentations and delivers over 45 Keynotes, Strategy sessions, Workshops and Seminars in a year. Addressing audiences from India to Canada to America, Gulraj Shahpuri is invited back again and again for his powerful message and the ability to connect deeply with people from all walks of life.

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