Dr. Swadeep Srivastava
Founder & Chief Belief Officer
Dr. Swadeep is a passionate to serving mankind, a part of which he fulfils by advising and helping friends and business associates in choosing the right treatment. Realizing that most of the people face challenges while choosing the doctors and treatments, he envisioned the India Virtual Hospital (IVH) www.indiavirtualhospital.com.
Dr. Swadeep started his career as chief PRO for Indraprastha Apollo hospitals and played a huge role in establishing the Apollo group in North India. He started his entrepreneurial career by establishing India’s 1st ‘specialist’ Healthcare PR firm ViaMedia Health in 2000, which he nurtured through 15 years. To venture into public sector, Dr. Swadeep needed capital and IT support, which he gained by merging ViaMedia Health with EBIX Inc., where he served as Country Head before starting the India Virtual Hospital (IVH) www.ivh.health. In this journey when ‘health marketing & communications’ got better defined, Dr. Swadeep was fortunate to associate & work closely for strategizing & implementing ‘specialist marketing & communications’ solutions, with India’s top medical bodies (IMA, MCI, CSI, etc.) as well as with topmost Consumer Healthcare Cos, Pharmaceutical Cos, and Medical Device Cos. Dr. Swadeep also founded HEAL Foundation (www.healfoundation.in) with the objective of building capacity of country’s health writers and spread awareness around key health issues in the masses. In the past 15 years, HEAL Foundation has conducted over 150 regional workshops for capacity building of health writers and 5 national level conventions to provide the country’s health writers to learn from industry experts, network, share and learn from their peers.
Maj Saurabh Srivastava (Retd)
Chief Operating Officer
An alumnus of the prestigious, National Defence Academy at Khadakwasla(India), Maj Saurabh Srivastava served for 12.5 years in the Indian Army and took premature release due to an injury to the leg sustained while service to the Nation. Maj Saurabh also holds an MBA from the US based HULT International Business School. A quick decision maker, with excellent communication skills he sets very high standards of Professional Competence and Personal Integrity During his second innings, Maj Saurabh has led several teams in different multi-cultural and multi-ethnic environments delivering results especially with turning around negative EBITDA and transforming start-ups into successful ventures. Maj Saurabh has held Senior Management roles in various companies in India, UAE & Africa in the Healthcare Sector, most notably being Sir Ganga Ram Hospital(India), RAK Hospital(UAE), NMC Gp(Africa Operations).
GM (Resource Management)
Janardan has quite a few feathers in his cap. After he retired from the Indian Navy, he completed MBA degree. Janardan has excellent technical knowledge, communication and leadership skills. With two decades of experience in operations, planning & management, Janardan is an indispensable resource for the organisation as his experience adds immense value. Janardan has extensive experience in the healthcare delivery domain. Previously, he has worked with Sahara Hospital – Lucknow, Asian Heart Hospital- Mumbai, Max Healthcare and Fortis Hospital Delhi & Gurugram. Over years, Janardan has gained expertise in training Healthcare Professionals. He is very passionate about it as he strongly believes that continued medical education and skill building is essential for HCPs in the Indian scenario.