Team - Hyderabad
Dr. Ashish Pingle
President A qualified dental surgeon, Ashish practiced dentistry (including pro-bono consulting) for over 2 years . He then co-founded a home maintenance startup, where he looked after marketing, growth and business operations. After acquisition, Ashish moved to Practo to manage marketing for their products. Ashish interests include healthcare technology, medical devices and low-cost innovations.
Balasubramanyam Nistla
Vice President

Balasubramanyam "Balu" Nistla has over 9 years experience in Pharma consulting, analytics and commercial insights. His last professional stint was with Novartis as Brand Insights Manager.

Kavya Hegde
Alumni Affairs Coordinator, Healthcare Club Kavya is an engineer who is as passionate about Social Healthcare as she is about Electronics and Technology. Her penchant for meeting new people drives her everyday in her role as Alumni Affairs Coordinator.
Srinivasa R Gopalan
Marketing & Communications Coordinator, Healthcare Club Srinivasa ("Srini") Gopalan is a Chartered Accountant by qualification. His interest in Healthcare was spurned when he was working with Ernst & Young where he handled due diligence engagements in the Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare space. Prior to EY, Srini was working with the PwC network of firms in the Assurance service-line.
Preet Kamal Singh
Placement Coordinator, Healthcare Club Preet did his under-graduation in B.Pharm at BITS, Pilani. He last worked at Novartis as a Brand Insight Manager where he was responsible for market research and business intelligence.
Rounak Poddar
Events Coordinator, Healthcare Club Rounak Poddar has close to 7 years experience in Finance having worked in various industries such as Oil and Gas, Healthcare and Manufacturing. He has also led the project management for construction of 250 bed hospital, implementation of IFRS and Internal Controls, and drove cost reduction projects including budget monitoring and related analyses.
Rajni Bora
L&D Coordinator, Healthcare Club Rajni looks after the learning needs of the members of the Healthcare Club. She has over 3 years of experience spanning Pharmaceuticals and Analytics.
Swati Prasad
Volunteer - Industry Relations Swati a Chemical Engineer from IIT Bombay and has worked with Schlumberger for nearly 7 years. She is instrumental in helping the club and its members develop cordial relations with the Industry.
Dr Punit Sar
Volunteer - Special Events
Punit is a dentist by qualification and founder of Care32 Multispecialty Dental Clinics & Labs and Academy Of Dental Education. He has 5 years of experience in Hospital Administration,Healthcare Marketing and Medical Tourism.
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Team - Mohali
Dr. Varun Oak
President
A doctor by profession, Varun has diverse experience gained across 2 countries, India and UK. Varun has worked in Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery at one of UK’s top NHS Trusts. He has research experience in the fields of diabetes, bariatric surgery and orthopaedic surgery. He has done multiple quality and cost improving audit projects to improve operational efficiency and reduce costs incurred by his hospital. Varun also held the position as an honorary research consultant with ILC-I and Helpage India. He is a tennis player and an avid aviation enthusiast.
Dr. Kunal Chitnis
Vice President A doctor by education, Kunal did his MD in Clinical Pharmacology from a tertiary care hospital in Mumbai. He later worked at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) for close to 2 years handling Medical Affairs of GSK's off-patent products in the emerging markets. He has thus seen the Healthcare sector from a Clinician's, Researcher's and Pharmaceutical person's perspective. He is a marathon enthusiast, who loves running and organising marathons. 
Aditya Ray
Marketing and Communications Coordinator Aditya has about two and a half years of work experience in the management consulting industry. He was working with AT Kearney in the healthcare and pharmaceutical division (Asia Pacific division). He completed his graduation in Economics honours from the University of Delhi. During his stint with AT Kearney, he also co-founded ad headed the CSR division for the business research division in India. Aditya likes to unwind by following his passion for writing short stories on Indian Diaspora, travelling, and painting Tanjore paintings.
Geet Arora
Events Coordinator Geet has ~ 3 years of diverse work experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry functions like Brand management and project management. His last assignment was with Sundyota Numandis Pharmaceuticals as Product Executive, handling Gynecological and Orthopaedic brands. A dance enthusiast, he has participated in many college, district and state level competitions.
Abir Banerjee
Learning and Development Coordinator An Industrial Engineer from the Delhi College of Engineering by education, Abir has 5 years of work experience in the Healthcare consulting domain, working as a Business Consultant for ZS Associates in their New Delhi Office. His work at ZS primarily involved customer segmentation, go-to market strategy and primary market research for Fortune-500 firms in the pharmaceutical, medical devices and financial services sectors in US, EU, China, Japan and India. An avid photographer and travel enthusiast, he travels in and around the country and has also gone on solo photography trips.
Dr. Anupam Kulkarni
Alumni Coordinator
Write-Up: A Dental Surgeon with 7 years of work experience as a Clinician, Entrepreneur and Worker. His Last assignments were founder/ Head Dental Surgeon for 3 dental clinics. Founder/Director at ‘BigBasket Enterprises Pvt. Ltd’, Founder/President at ‘LiveLife Medical 
Foundation’.
Sankalp Bansal
Career Advancement Cell Coordinator A post graduate in Mathematics, Sankalp has worked as Business analyst with Flipkart and OLX and has 4.8 years of experience. His last assignment was with OLX managing recommendations for most popular cars and mobiles on platform. He likes to read and play pool.