(Founder & CEO)
Deepak Sahni, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Healthians
Deepak Sahni is self-taught serial entrepreneur who loves disruption for good. With over 16 years of Technology, Healthcare and Healthcare Marketing expertise, He is currently following his passion for building a new-age diagnostic business at Healthians. It is his personal vision to add 10 healthy years to every Indian’s life through Healthians.
Having a rich and a diverse marketing experience in domestic and international healthcare sector, Deepak realized that in India, people are focused on treating illness and lifestyle diseases. On the other hand, not much attention is given on prevention, screening and management of chronic ailments. This prompted him to build a unique brand that would cater to this void. As a dynamic entrepreneur who is passionate about making healthcare accessible, affordable and transparent. In early 2014, he identified the gap in the industry in terms of convenience, cost, standardization and accuracy that stopped people from getting themselves screened. This prompted him to launch a customer-centric diagnostic and wellness company which is India’s largest health test at home service today.
Prior to establishing Healthians, Mr. Sahni had a series of successful entrepreneurial ventures to his credit.
Belonging to a family of entrepreneurs, Mr. Sahni is a serial entrepreneur with over 16 years of experience, having founded a Healthcare Agency – SWT in 2005 followed by Sai Medical group in 2007 and was also the founding partner of High Beam Global – HBG Knowledge Services (Market Research) and HBG Medical Assistance (Medical Tourism) brands. He has also represented the country in the Medical Tourism Congress in US for three years consecutively.
He has been awarded as Futuristic Face of Healthcare in 2009, Leaders Award for Social Impact Enterprise of Year 2015 and Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2016, 100 most successful entrepreneur by Entrepreneurs Magazine in 2018, Top 25 Healthcare Technology CEOs of Asia -2020 , BW Disrupt 40 under 40 Achievers 2021, Top 50 Torchbearers of Healthcare 2021 by Medgate and Leaders in Healthcare 2021 by Forbes India.
Director & Chief Operating Officer
Nishant is currently the Director and COO at Healthians. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession. He graduated from Sri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) and was an all India Rank Holder in both Intermediate and Final exams of Chartered Accountancy Certification.
He has worked with PriceWaterHouseCoopers (PwC) for over 11 years as a consultant specialising in Telecom, Entertainment and Media Industry. He got diverse experience in Financial Risk Management, IT Strategy Consulting, Corporate Finance and Corporate Governance during his PwC days. He has led teams for Initial Public Offerings for NDTV, TV Today, and Naukri.com and has also led consulting teams on Bharti Group, India Today Group, Delhi Metro, Idea Cellular, NDTV, and Naukri.com.
He has worked extensively across overseas offices of PwC in Paris, Birmingham, Malaysia and Germany.
He took to entrepreneurship in 2011 and co-promoted India's largest Real Estate Services Company - Investors Clinic (IC). IC with over 2000 employees does real estate transactions of over $1.5 bn every year. IC sells over 12000 new properties every year and has over 200,000 existing clients. IC has offices in many cities in India and 2 offices in Dubai and Singapore.
Nishant has also worked in a strategic advisory capacity with promoters of large real estate funds.
He has also worked as Chief Mentor of Big Fish Ventures, one of the largest hospitality chains in India.
Nishant is also Co-Founder of YouWeCan Ventures, an early stage start up fund set up in partnership with ace cricketer Yuvraj Singh which has already made over 15 investments in sectors like Healthcare, Sports Education, Hospitality, Aviation, etc.
Aniruddha heads the Human Resources function at Healthians. He brings with him a rich experience of around 34 years across a wide range of roles spanning business leadership, general management, HR interventions, marketing, customer lifecycle management, communications and brand building. He started his career with leading ad agencies and then moved on to leadership positions in organizations like Bharti BT Internet, ITC Travel House, Kankei Relationship Marketing, Syntel and VIVO Healthcare, and co-founded BrandNEW, a brand management consultancy where he was actively involved for several years.
Meenal Gupta heads the Finance function at Healthians since April 2016. Previously, she had been Senior Manager Finance in Microsoft. Prior thereto, she had been CFO with YouweCan Ventures and had been associated with Price Waterhouse Coopers. She has a total work experience of over 9 years. With diverse experience in financial risk management, corporate governance, financial reporting and controllership, at Healthians she is driving the overall Finance Strategy.