Speakers at the IMTJ Summit


Hear from the brightest and the best in medical travel

The IMTJ Medical Travel Summit 2017 is attracting some of the brightest talents in medical travel. They’ll share their knowledge, insight and experience of building a sustainable international patient business.

V S Venkatesh

CEO, Dr Joy Dental Clinic, Dubai, UAE

VS VenkateshV S Venkatesh is a known strategist in the health care industry, he has carved a niche as a start-up & turnaround specialist in the retail healthcare segment.

Trained by Harvard Business School on Leadership & the Wharton College , University of Pennsylvania in Strategy, he has over 3 decades experience in all segments of healthcare; pharmaceutical, diagnostics & retail single specialty chain of hospitals and clinics.

He has been associated with pharma companies like Zydus Cadila, Novartis, SRL RANBAXY DIAGNOSTICS Ltd and healthcare groups like Bourn Hall Clinic UK as President. In his stint as CEO of Apollo Hospitals India he established a record, by setting up 80 dental clinics, which worked out to be almost one every fortnight! He is presently operating out of Dubai as CEO for Dr Joy Dental Clinics UAE. Where he is spearheading a transformational agenda of expansion, growth and mergers with European multinational healthcare groups.

Mr Venkatesh also is an Independent Director on the board of Global Space Technologies, a healthcare IT specialist startup in India and Hon Director for International India Medical Tourism Cong.

He was recognised as the “Emerging CEO of the Year 2015”.

Venkatesh is a thinker, trainer and key note speaker at many forums on medical tourism, marketing and management development. He is strongly focused on innovation and creativity and brings visionary expertise as well as a refreshing, energetic approach to building teams.

His plans for corporate advancement, brand solutions, service excellence, mergers & acquisitions with culture transition, quick project take off  are the favorite of many corporates as that creates long term stakeholders value.

Always patient and willing to hear out anyone with a problem, Venkatesh easily commands the respect of people as being a good listener.

In his 3 decades of experience Venkatesh has trained more than a 500 executives on enterprise planning & project implementation, marketing concepts, and brand plans.

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