A senior Professional - medical graduate having post-graduate qualification in Hospital Administration; and Health & Family Welfare Management; with more than 32 years of experience as Healthcare Business Manager including 7 years as clinician. Recipient of 1999 Yoshioka / Japan Hospital Fellowship of International Hospital Federation; and listed in “Pride of Rajasthan” as an outstanding achiever in healthcare sector. Bestowed with unique attributes of leadership qualities, people management skills, out of box thinking, sound analytical capability, entrepreneurial instincts, and flair for academics & research coupled with exceptional ground level execution skills to deliver good financial and operational performance consistently. Have solid grounding in different facets of health system encompassing - healthcare delivery, its organization & management, development & financing, quality & accreditation and advocacy. A frequent speaker at conferences and public fora, have published multiple articles focusing on Planning & Design of Health Facilities, Operations & Management, IT in Healthcare including Tele-Medicine, Quality & Accreditation, Health Insurance; and Globalization & its Impact on Health Sector. Regularly conducts Management Development Programmes including Leadership and Team Building Workshops.