Gopi Natarajan is the visionary entrepreneur who forecast the enormous opportunity in the healthcare BPO/KPO industry when it was in the nascent stage. From a technical professional, Gopi transformed himself gradually into an entrepreneur and established Omega Healthcare in 2004, which today has grown into a large enterprise having an employee strength of over 8,500 and growing at the rate of 30-35% year-on-year. The organisation is a leader in the space and constantly engages in training and upgrading the skills for its employees.
Gopi is the Co-founder and CEO at Omega Healthcare and has more than 25 years of experience in the Healthcare Industry both in the US and India. Prior to Omega, he led a $40 million medical billing company in the US with 1,000 employees, of which 250 were located in India. He has also gained valuable experience in IT and BPO/KPO outsourcing during senior management stints with Aetna (NYSE: AET), EDS (NYSE: EDS) and Healtheon/WebMD (NASDAQ: WBMD). Having a brilliant track record in leadership, mergers, acquisitions and integration of companies, Gopi has been instrumental in leading small sized companies and growing them into mid/large companies. He now spends a significant amount of his time in India, overseeing the operations and growth of Omega Healthcare.