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
Uday Tipnis
Uday has 8+ years of work experience in the Medical Devices industry and has worked in various functions including project management, business development and client relations management. Immediately prior to coming to ISB, he was working with Tech Mahindra in the Medical Devices vertical, and has worked with GE Healthcare and Philips Healthcare in the past. Uday has a Master's degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Florida. He is an adventure sport and fitness enthusiast.
Sarvesh Gupta
Vice President An alumnus of Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (Delhi University), Sarvesh worked with leading national and international electronics equipment manufacturers to produce state of the art products (from Electronic Shoes to Electronic Warfare Satellites). He is a technology enthusiast currently working towards developing next generation solutions to provide quality healthcare services. Coming from a family of doctors, he stands committed to improve health of the society by bringing the access to the best doctors and thus, best disease management options to people's doorstep. As a Global Shaper with World Economic Forum, he has also been involved in shaping thinking patterns of students by helping them relate theoretical concepts to technology solutions for real life problems.
Anamika Banerjee
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Parikshit Gokhale
Events Coordinator Parikshit holds a Master’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Delaware and has 5 years of work experience in the pharmaceutical and medical diagnostics sectors. He has previously worked in Research & Development as a bench chemist at Lupin pharmaceuticals and University of Delaware. Prior to enrolling at ISB, he was working with Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics in the project management function where he drove process improvement projects within advanced manufacturing operations. He is an avid hiker and has been actively pursuing backcountry hiking for over 8 years.
Dhruv Arora
Learning and Development Coordinator Dhruv has 5 years’ of work experience in management consulting and business research, with focus on the healthcare and life-sciences sector, and has been working with clients across big pharma, medical device start-ups, vaccine manufacturers, technology innovators, global healthcare funders and access initiatives. Dhruv has a Masters’ degree in Biochemical Engineering from University College London and a Bachelor’s in Biotechnology from Manipal Institute of Technology.
Simarpreet Singh Sahni
Alumni Relations Coordinator
Parul Abrol
Career Advancement Cell Coordinator Parul has 4+ years of experience working as a Technology Consulting for various business verticals of Life Sciences and Healthcare industry where she designed business intelligence and reporting solutions. Parul has completed her under graduation from PEC, Chandigarh.