Speakers


KEY NOTE SPEAKER
PRAKASH 
BALASUBRAMANIAN


AVP - Consulting,
Cognizant
With over 17 years of consulting and complex program management experience in the Retail Industry, he has led complex business transformation engagements for leading retailers like Target, Sainsbury’s, Best Buy, Walmart, Collective Brands, Duty Free Shops, Levi’s, Carrefour and RedTag. He specializes in the areas of Supply Chain, Ecommerce and Store Operations.

PANEL DISCUSSION 1 - FINANCIAL SERVICES
SANTANU
MUKHERJEE


MD & CEO,
State bank of Hyderabad
He joined State Bank of Hyderabad as a Probationary Officer and served the Bank in various capacities, and also held various important assignments (domestic as well as foreign) in the SBI group. Before his elevation, he was working as Chief General Manager of SBBJ. He had also served as chief executive officer SBI in Paris during 2004 to 2008.
KAMESH
KRISHNAMOORTHY

Sr. Director - Consulting,
Cognizant
With Masters Degrees in Management Studies and Mathematics, he is an experienced Business Operations and Technology Consultant with over 23 years of achievements in leading and executing tactical and strategic consulting engagements across geographies. He is a skilled communicator with an excellent track record of having successfully managed client engagements at senior management levels.

SHIVA
KUMAR


President, Edelweiss Financial Services
Former MD, SBBJ

He has headed 3 circles of State Bank of India, namely Lucknow, Bhubaneswar and Hyderabad. He is known for his innovation in banking sector. His innovations include SMS Unhappy Service, 1 Rupee Bank, Bank on Bike, Car Loan in 10 minutes, Home Loan in 20 minutes, Sona Ghar, etc. He has participated in Global Conferences of World Bank, IMF and Asian Development Bank. His experience includes working in USA and visiting several banks in Europe, Singapore, Australia.
 
PANEL DISCUSSION 2 - HEALTHCARE
DR. GURU
N. REDDY

Founder, Chairman & MD,
Continental Hospitals
He graduated from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad with University first rank and did his PG at the prestigious Baylor College of Medicine. Recognized as an excellent clinician, superb endoscopist, he has been voted to Houston's Top Doctors consecutively from 2006-2012. His mission is to integrate IT & Healthcare in Continental Hospitals’ journey for providing good quality care at an affordable price. He is a passionate teacher, clinical researcher and administrator, & has delivered more than 300 lectures at regional, national and international meetings.
SHISHIR
KUMAR

Sr. Manager- Consulting,
Cognizant
With over 13 years of consulting & complex program management experience in the Healthcare, he is a subject matter expert in Business & IT transformation services in Healthcare services sector. He has consulted diverse Healthcare Organisations ranging from Providers, Payers, ACO’s, Intermediaries &  Governments in multiple geographies including US, UK, Europe, Middle East and Asia & currently leads the Healthcare Practice for North East States in US, APAC & International.

PROF.
SARANG
DEO


Assistant Professor,
Operations Management,
ISB

With a primary area of interest in health care operations with special emphasis on investigating the impact of operations decisions on population level health outcomes, he frequently collaborates with agencies like the Clinton Health Access Initiative and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Prior to joining the ISB, he taught at the Kellogg School of Management. He has a PhD from UCLA Anderson School of Management, MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, and BTech from IIT Bombay.
 
PANEL DISCUSSION 3 - DEVELOPMENT
DR. JAYESH
RANJAN

IAS, Vice Chairman & MD, APIIC
Member of the 1992 IAS batch and holds a Masters Degree in Psychology from Delhi University, a degree in Business Management from IIM Calcutta, and a Masters in Public Management from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS. His previous assignments have been in the Tourism Department of the state government & in Hyderabad Urban Development Authority (HUDA) as Vice Chairman. He supports many social, cultural and charitable causes, and is on the Board of United Way (Hyderabad), Save A Child’s Heart (SACH) Foundation among many others.
KRISHNA
BHASKAR

IAS,
Telangana Cadre

 
He graduated from IIT Kharagpur with a degree in Electrical Engineering, and later from ISB, with specializations in Marketing and Finance. He has worked for, among others, the Tata Group, the Target Group, Motorola, and the Indian Police Service (Andhra Pradesh Cadre). He is now a member of the IAS, chosen for allocation to the Telangana Cadre. He is currently waiting to be posted by the Government of India.