Meena Ganesh

  • Meena Ganesh

    Co-Founder, MD & CEO, Portea Medical & Partner - GrowthStory

    Meena is one of India’s foremost business leaders and most successful entrepreneurs with nearly three decades of experience in industries including healthcare, consulting, technology, outsourcing, education and e-commerce.As the MD & CEO, Meena heads Portea Medical, India’s largest and fastest growing home healthcare company, which she co-founded in July 2013.

    Till February 2013, Meena was a promoter and board member of TutorVista, and CEO and MD of Pearson Education Services.As a partner of the platform, Growthstory.in, she is also co-promoter of nearly a dozen, new-age Internet / Technology enabled start-ups. A few of them that are leaders in their category include Bigbasket.com - India’s premier e-grocery retailer, home solutions company - HomeLane, Food Tech company - FreshMenu, and Bluestone.com – India’s leading online jeweler.

    Meena has also co-founded Customer Asset, one of India’s pioneering BPO companies which she sold to ICICI OneSource. She also had a five year stint with Microsoft India‚ during which she set up multiple business units including Microsoft Consulting‚ Internet and Application Development/Business services units. During the initial 11 years of her career, Meena was with PricewaterhouseCoopers and with NIIT.

    Meena is a PGDM holder from IIM Calcutta has a graduate degree in Physics from the Madras University.In 2015, Meena was among the 7-member jury for the inaugural Economic Times Startup Awards and in November of the same year, was selected by Fortune India as one of the 50 'Most Powerful Women in Business.'

    Meena serves as a member of the CII-Innovation & Entrepreneurship Council.

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