Harikeshav Premanath

Vice President- Operational Excellence

Harikeshav has over 17 years of experience of working with diverse industries and geographies (India, US, Europe, Oceania) and brings tremendous experience in the Healthcare Technology Adoption (HTA) space, with focus on patient centric products & services.

Prior to joining Camomile Healthcare, Harikeshav was the Leader- New Products and was the COO designate for Amrita Hospitals in Kochi and Faridabad, involving 3500 beds. At Amrita he was responsible for spearheading all growth initiatives (Building new Clinical programs) & identifying/sourcing of new healthcare technologies, supply chain and procurement management and others.

He led multiple initiatives including the clinical engineering responsibility of the largest quaternary hospital in India with a capex outlay of US$ 550 mn, the first Dense Array Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (2019), first Robotic Joint Replacement Centre (2018), High Precision cancer care centre (2017), India’s first DaVinci training centre (2016) and the first Robotically assisted Neurosurgery (2015).

Harikeshav is a gold medalist in commerce from Madras University and a MBA from Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai. Harikeshav is passionate about driving rapid & robust digitalization of healthcare and bringing value-based care concepts.