Dr. Nipun is an alumnus of Government Medical College, Amritsar, where he acquired his MBBS. Thereafter, he has worked as a resident medical officer in Cardiology ICU & Emergency Dept, and COVID rotations, while pursuing Medical Law and Ethics from NLSIU Bengaluru. He has also worked in multispecialty settings as well as in emerging diseases. Dr. Nipun also holds certifications of Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Hospital Systems Administration and Digital Marketing.
He is one of the cofounders and current Vice President of World Youth Heart Federation- India, an NGO featured in Forbes India for outstanding work during COVID-19 waves.
On a lighter note, Dr. Nipun is a rhythm guitarist, hosting enthusiast and aspiring stand-up comic.
Gunjan Tanwar is a Biotechnology Engineer of Dr. D.Y. Patil University, Mumbai. Thereafter, she has worked with diagnostic firms namely SRL Ltd. as a Manager, and thereafter as Product Officer in Thyrocare Technology Ltd. She is adept at working with clients in helping them streamline their sales, client management, marketing and Product management. Gunjan also holds a KPMG lean six sigma green belt.
Post ISB, Gunjan is interested in taking up roles related to Healthcare Product strategy and General Management roles and help solve more real-world problems. Gunjan wants to contribute to affordable and accessible Healthcare.
In her spare time, Gunjan likes to cook. She is also trained in classical music, drama and calligraphy, and is a sports and fitness enthusiast.
Ashima Gupta, a Biomedical Engineer by education, acquired her BTech degree from Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (Gold Medalist) and Masters degree from The University of Texas at Dallas, USA. She started her career as a Production Analyst with a biotechnology firm Luminex Corporation based out of Austin, USA. After spending a year supporting design transfer and process engineering team with Quality Assurance/Quality Control of new product launches and process improvements on existing product lines, she joined Zimmer Biomet as Associate Project Manager. In this role, she supported multimillion dollar projects with scope and team distribution across 5 major continents.
After gaining 6 valuable years of experience in USA, she moved back to her home ground India in 2018. She continued to work with Zimmer Biomet and was supporting Asia Pacific (APAC) teams with Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance projects prior to starting her MBA at ISB.
In her personal life, Ashima is passionate about sustainable & environment friendly solutions and is currently experimenting with formulations on soapnut based dishwash soap and shampoo. She is also an avid traveller, has explored 10+ countries in past few years and plans to continue to explore new destinations. For fitness, she practices dance as therapy and is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.
Dr.Poorva Singh, a clinical pathologist trained at Delhi University, has professional academic certifications from the Royal College of Pathologists, London & ECFMG, USA. With 8 years of experience, she has served widely in the fields of clinical medicine, medical genetics, and histopathology, before joining the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
Poorva has domain expertise in healthcare & public policy and has performed strategic planning, marketing & general management for NOTTO, Government of India’s apex regulatory body for organ donation & transplantation. She has experience with international collaborations with organizations such as WHO and senior stakeholder management. She has a passion for improving healthcare delivery and access to achieve a sustainable impact.
In her spare time, Poorva enjoys origami, singing, playing badminton, following fashion trends and curating her skincare & cosmetics collection.
Nishit Jain, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi, completed his bachelors and masters in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology in 2017. Post that, he shifted to the technology space, working as a Consultant in Financial Services at Capgemini India in Chennai.
After 3 years working for the firm, he switched functions to move into a Product role at an early stage start up called Blackcomb Consultants in Bangalore. There, he got exposure to the latest in cloud technologies and how the power of computing can bring meaningful changes in everyday lives.
Apart from work, he is also passionate about cooking, and plays Table Tennis in his spare time.