Talk by Dr Ajay Bakshi
Dr Ajay Bakshi currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director at Manipal Health Enterprises. Dr. Bakshi is an experienced healthcare professional and has played diverse roles as practicing neurosurgeon (India), stem cell scientist (USA), and management consultant (global) over the last two decades. He received his medical training from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi, India and has completed the Wharton Management Program from The Wharton School (2002-2004).
In his last role, Dr Bakshi was Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Max Healthcare, the hospital chain run by diversified public listed firm Max India from November 2011 to June, 2014. Prior to that, Dr Bakshi was an Associate Partner with McKinsey and Company where he worked for more than six years. Dr Bakshi is deeply passionate about using technology to improve healthcare delivery models and he helped create and lead McKinseyâ€™s global mobile healthcare practice.
This time during last year, the team at AIM Smart City Accelerator was gearing up to announce its first call for applications from aspiring entrepreneurs. After an overwhelming response from participants across the country and a tough selection process, eight startups became a part of the program which began in March, 2016. [...]