Vikram Vuppala

  • Vikram Vuppala

    Founder & CEO, NephroPlus

    Vikram Vuppala is Founder & CEO of India’s largest dialysis network - NephroPlus. After spending 10 years in the US healthcare industry, his passion to redefine healthcare delivery in India prompted him to found NephroPlus in Dec 2009. He has expanded NephroPlus to India’s largest dialysis network of 120 centers in 78 cities across 18 states. He had raised Series A Private equity investment of Rs. 25 Cr from Bessemer Venture Partners in Nov 2011, Series B investment of Rs. 60 Cr in May 2014 from IFC, a World Bank arm, and Series C investment of Rs. 100 Cr in Aug 2016 from SeaLink Capital and IFC.

    Prior to NephroPlus, Vikram was a strategy consultant at McKinsey in the US. Vikram with over 15 years of global healthcare experience has helped hospitals, chain of clinics, healthcare distributors, and pharmaceutical clients on various strategic issues such as business development, growth strategy, portfolio rationalization, and M&A.

    He has been a speaker at many entrepreneurial and investment conferences. Vikram did his B. Tech. from IIT-Kharagpur and a full time MBA from Chicago Booth.