Healthcare Excellence & Entrepreneurial Leadership

Welcome to Healthcare Excellence and Entrepreneurial Leadership! This course from GHA is designed for healthcare professionals who are interested in transitioning from a medical practitioner to a doctorpreneur.

Course Format

Online & 
Residential Program

Course Modules 

06 Modules
24 Sessions

Course Duration

03 Months
48 Hours

In-person mentoring:
48 Hours

Residential Program

01 Week 
Daily 1 topic with assessment and final evaluation



Course Summary

The market environment in the healthcare sector demands better leadership qualities from healthcare practitioners and medical students who can display their readiness to adapt, shape opinions, and organise teams to deliver tangible outcomes.

By the end of the course, you will have a deep understanding of the following learnings and how to apply them in clinical practice.

  • Help you with the necessary tools to transform you into a successful healthcare entrepreneur

  • Provide you with all the necessary tools and information to develop & turn your executive presence into meaningful influence.
  • Mobilise teams to deliver new standards
  • Helps you build a diverse network that promotes your growth
  • Implementation of strategic application through persuasive techniques
  • Effective communication to boost your presence in the healthcare community
  • Help you achieve your milestone


This programme is for medical practitioners and medical students who would like to leap their careers to the next level. 

Course Objectives

The objective of this leadership programme is to help aspiring healthcare practitioners transition successfully into healthcare entrepreneurs. This programme intends to bridge the knowledge gaps and instil leadership qualities to help the practitioners to collaborate with industry leaders to start their entrepreneurship journey.

General Information

Course Format


A first set of online lectures for the course will be offered. Over 12 weeks (3 months), there are 24 sessions, each lasting two hours. 


After the online programme, there will be a one-week period during which the participants will see the faculty in person, get their questions answered, and work on their projects in small groups. 


Potential investors will be able to hear pitches from a select few ideas.


Additionally, the participants will receive mentorship support throughout the whole programme and even beyond programme completion during the phase of project implementation.

Course Level

This dynamic programme is exclusively for health practitioners who would like to learn, collaborate with industry leaders, and gain the expertise needed to transition into doctorpreneurs. 

Credit Hours

  • Course Duration: 02 Months
  • Online: 48 Hours
  • In-person mentoring: 48 Hours
  • Daily 8 Hours
  • 1 Week Residential Program
  • Daily One topic
  • With assessment and final evaluation

Course Details & Topics Covered

By the end of this course, you will be able to

• Learn stakeholder management
• Working with the CEO & strategy function
• Learn about the brand transition
• Enterprise management
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During this course, you will cover the following topics

• Health economics & brand building
• Managing international markets
• Knowledge of supply & delivery chain in the healthcare sector
• Managing profit centres
• Understand all the challenges & explore other avenues in the healthcare sector

Meet Our Prestigious Faculties

Dr B. S. Ajaikumar

Radiation and Medical Oncologist, Doctorpreneur.
Executive Chairman,
Global Healthcare Academy
HealthCare Global Enterprises Ltd.

Dr. Ajaikumar has been instrumental in revolutionising cancer care in India through high-end technologies like CyberKnifeTM, TrueBeamTM, and advanced bone marrow transplant therapies. He has been conferred the prestigious E&Y Start-Up Entrepreneur of the Year Award and Asian Health Care Leadership Awards. HCG has established 26 comprehensive cancer care centres in India, Kenya, and all other countries. Its infertility treatment unit Milann is soon expected to grow to 10 centers.

Mr. Akash Prasad

Assistant Vice President
Emerging Local Corporates,
Yes Bank

With over 20 years of expertise in corporate banking, Akash is a seasoned banker (including corporate finance & project finance, both domestic and international). His primary areas of expertise are finance, healthcare, education, real estate, and hospitality. 
In addition to holding the posts of Group President and National Head of the Urban Infra Banking Group at YES Bank (2006–2020), Akash also briefly oversaw Infrastructure Banking and Corporate Banking (West & South). 

Dr. Bharath Gadhvi

Regional Director of Gujarat,
HealthCare Global Enterprises Ltd.

He has been working in hospital management and administration for more than 13 years.
From 2001 to 2007, he served as the medical director of Sterling Addlife India Private Limited. 
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda is where Dr. Gadhavi earned both his MBBS and his Master's degree in general surgery. He is a devoted doctor with an idealistic attitude toward patient care. Dr. Gadhavi has effectively led his division and has been a vocal supporter of domestic and global health causes.

Mr. Kaivaan Movdawalla

Director- Healthcare Sector Leader
and Partner,
Ernst & Young India

Mr. Kaivaan Movdawalla is an experienced consultant in the healthcare and life sciences and is driven by a passion for operationally transforming the healthcare ecosystem.

At the Brainstorm Medical Seminars Chennai 2021, his performance improvement partner at EY India Healthcare talked about "Cost Optimisation during the Pandemic, How Certain Hospitals Performed Efficiently" under the heading "Financial Health for Hospitals."  

Mr. Amit Gupta

Ernst & Young
He is a seasoned partner with 20 years of expertise in the investment banking industry.  competent in corporate finance, valuation, mergers, and acquisitions (M&A), and raising PE/VC funds. 

Industry focus: Lifesciences, Health-tech, Retail & Consumer, and Consumer Tech.  Deal closure experience of over 25 transactions totalling around $1 billion across target sectors.  Strong industry knowledge, connections, and relationships, as well as significant connections at senior levels in several PE/VC funds.

Ms. Srimayee Chakraborty

Business Consulting Partner,
Ernst & Young India

With over 14 years of expertise in business consulting, including eight years in the field of healthcare services, Srimayee joined EY in 2008.

Srimayee, who holds the designation of chartered accountant, specializes in strategic assessment and strategic value creation in the healthcare industry, which includes private hospitals, diagnostic companies, and healthcare-specific private equity funds. She has collaborated on nine knowledge papers about healthcare and has worked with 13 of India's top private hospital chains.

Mr. Kaustav Ganguli

Managing Director,
Alvarez & Marsal

He oversees the firm's healthcare division in the Middle East and India. He is a consultant and industry veteran with more than 15 years of expertise in the fields of healthcare, life sciences, education, and business services. 

With experience in hospitals, single speciality models, primary care, home care, childcare, urgent care, diagnostics, pharmacy, health IT, health education, medical equipment and devices, and health insurance, Mr. Ganguli has consulted on more than 70 engagements in the healthcare value chain.

Mr. Lakshman T L

Chief Executive,
Milann Fertility & Birthing Hospitals

He believes in building high-performing teams and overseeing P&L. This IIM-Bangalore alumnus has excellent leadership abilities and progressive business acumen.
His leadership style, in-depth business knowledge, and people management abilities speak eloquently of the enormous experience he has accumulated over the years. His tireless efforts have resulted in successful reforms across functions, and he has nearly two decades of expertise in leading numerous roles in hospital operations, quality, medical administration, and business leadership.   

Dr. Ramesh Bilimagga

MBBS, MD (Radiation Oncology),
Diploma (Radiation Medicine),
Diploma (Medical Law and Ethics),
HealthCare Global Enterprises  Ltd.

Dr. Ramesh Bilimagga has more than 45 years of expertise & focuses mainly on conformal radiation therapy methods such as IGRT, IMRT, SRS, and SBRT.
He is fascinated by the administration of brachytherapy for head and neck, breast, and cervix malignancies. He has advanced training from a reputable US institution and is a qualified CyberKnife specialist. He is also credited with developing external beam radiation therapy for the treatment of hyperthermia.

Mr. Srinivasa Raghavan

Chief Financial Officer CFO,
HealthCare Global Enterprises Ltd.

With 30 years of broad company experience, including 20 years in senior management roles in the manufacturing, IT, and ITeS sectors, senior finance leader.

His expertise includes business start-ups, turnaround, growth agenda driving, and mergers & acquisitions.

Throughout his career, he has been a crucial strategic business partner who has shown leadership and integrity.

Prof (Dr). Sripada Venkata Joga Rao

Post-Doctoral Research Scholar in Healthcare Law and Ethics,
National Law School of India University, Bengaluru

Anchored in the professional activities of Legal excel, a Law Firm of Advocates, Solicitors, and Healthcare Consultants.
Promoted programmes for continuing nursing legal education (CNLE) & continuing medical legal education (CMLE) to raise awareness of the legal, ethical, and regulatory consequences of contemporary medical practice. 
He is a well-known author and skilled presenter, enthusiastically takes part in dissemination programmes focusing on Healthcare Ethics and Law. The Max Planck Institute in Germany has awarded him a highly regarded and intellectually wanted Max-Planck Fellowship.

Mr. Sudeep Dey

Chief Information Officer,
Healthcare Global Enterprises Ltd.

Mr. Sudeep Dey is a senior management team member with a thorough understanding of the three essential components of the position: the most recent technologies and solutions, business strategy (and how it integrates with IT strategy), and good programme management abilities (each of them supported by strong and well-established Industry Frameworks).

Enterprise transformation employing mobility and big data initiatives in patient care, as well as integrating the online and offline patient experience are current engagements.

Mr. Sudhakar Rao

Former Chief Secretary,
Govt of Karnataka

Indian Administrative Service (IAS) Officer Sudhakar Rao is a member of the 1973 graduating class. After serving as a Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Power and being charged with advancing Hydel power in the nation, he was appointed Minister (Economics) at the Indian Embassy in Washington for four years.

He left his position as Karnataka's Chief Secretary. Sudhakar Rao holds master's degrees in public administration from Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government and in economics from the Delhi School of Economics. 

Mr. Sunil Thakur

Quadria Capital

He has over 21 years of in-depth experience in healthcare transactions and investments throughout the Asia-Pacific region. He has directed and carried out multibillion-dollar, honourable agreements in the region's healthcare M&A and capital raising. He is a member of the executive team and committees of the top healthcare and pharmaceutical industry organisations. 

He directs national healthcare initiatives like NATHEALTH and CII and is on the boards of numerous well-known healthcare businesses. 

Mr. Vineesh Ghei

Chief Sales Officer (CSO),
HealthCare Global Enterprises Ltd.

With more than 25 years of experience in the telecom, e-commerce, and healthcare industries, Vineesh Ghei is a skilled business executive & has a wide range of experience in India's many regions in sales, marketing, and business growth.

He has held positions in the healthcare sector including Regional Sales Head and International Sales Head at Fortis Healthcare Ltd furthermore as Regional Head - Sales & Marketing for the Southern region at Apollo Hospitals.

He has also been involved in the expansion of several well-known companies, including BPL Mobile, Reliance Communications, and Bharti Airtel Ltd. 

Vishal Rao U.S

Chief of Head & Neck Surgical Oncology & Robotic surgery,
HCG Cancer Centre

The "Aum Voice Prosthesis," a $1 speaking aid for people with throat cancer, was created by Dr. Vishal.

He has gained widespread acclaim from the BBC, Harvard Business Review, and Forbes for his innovation on medical equipment, medications, procedures, and ideas, for which he has more than 13 patents.
He has more than 100 national & international publications to his name and is the editor of the journal of precision oncology. He serves as a visiting faculty member at John Hopkins University's leadership programmes and serves as an international advisor to the World Health Organisation's tobacco-free projects.

Our team of expert instructors will guide you through both online and offline course materials. You will have the opportunity to participate in interactive case studies and discussions to enhance your skills and expertise in this dynamic industry. This course is only available for a selected few and this includes medical practitioners who would like to pursue their doctorpreneurship journey.