Umesh Bajaj – Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Umesh Bajaj is the founder and CEO of HealthAsyst. Umesh formed HealthAsyst in 1999 and as the CEO has nurtured the organization to be a leading provider of information technology services for the healthcare industry today.
Prior to forming HealthAsyst, Umesh was Chief Executive of the Healthcare Division of Wipro Technologies from 1996 to 1999. Earlier, Umesh has served for over a decade in Wipro Infotech where he held a number of senior management roles including Chief Executive- Financial Systems, Vice President – Transactions Systems, General Manager – Sales. Through most part of his career with Wipro, he was a member of the Wipro Infotech’s Executive Council.
Umesh started his career in sales and marketing in 1975 with DCM Data Products, a pioneer in India for developing minicomputer systems after the departure of IBM from the country. He grew to become the Regional Sales Manager – South, in DCM before he left to join Wipro Infotech.
Umesh holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee and a Post Graduate Diploma in International Business from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade.
Nagarajan Sankaran – Chief Operating Officer
Nagarajan Sankaran brings a wealth of experience, with over 30 years of experience in the IT industry and over 10 years of experience working in Healthcare IT. He is responsible for managing the support functions at HealthAsyst and oversees critical functions including Human Resources, Administration, and IT Infrastructure.
Nagarajan has held various senior management positions, managing delivery and operations in reputed IT companies in India and abroad. He has a global experience of working with clients in the US, Europe, Japan, Middle East and India and also has vast experience in areas such as product development, project management, sales & marketing.
Nagarajan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay and holds a Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from Tulane University, U.S.A
Bhupesh Nadkarni – VP, Sales and Marketing
Bhupesh Nadkarni brings with him over 20 years of rich experience in IT services industry with expertise in Healthcare and Manufacturing domains. Before taking up the challenging role of VP, Sales & Marketing, he was leading the IT services delivery team at HealthAsyst, where he excelled in maintaining high customer satisfaction levels and learned the art of consultative selling.
Bhupesh comes with a strong delivery background. Prior to HealthAsyst, he has worked as a Delivery Director at emids technologies and as a Practice Head at Valtech, India, where he gained rich experience in delivery management in onsite-offshore development model.
Bhupesh has been an agile practitioner since early days, having trained under some of the best. He also has a special interest in QA practice and test process automation and has participated in the setup and growth of such initiatives.
Bhupesh holds a master degree in Software Engineering from BITS, Pilani. He is also a certified Scrum Master and a Project Management Professional.
Satish Narasimhan – VP, Delivery
Satish Narasimhan brings with him close to 17 years of rich experience in the IT industry with a strong background in IT services delivery in Healthcare, Airline, Telecom, and Offline Sales domains. Satish has rich experience in successfully leading large product development engagements for various clients in a multi-vendor environment with globally distributed teams. As an Account Manager, he was instrumental in growing many accounts, by increasing overall portfolio of services. Satish has contributed significantly in process areas and also helped achieve CMMI, PCM certifications.
At HealthAsyst, he heads the delivery of software services. Prior to HealthAsyst, he was associated with Software AG, Dell, and Keane. At Software AG, he managed Global Consulting Services for APJ region. Previously, he managed Offline Sales portfolio for EMEA and APJ regions at Dell. As Director in Keane, he was deeply involved in the IT strategy and delivery management in an onsite-offshore development model.
Satish holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Madras University. He is also trained in Six Sigma Black Belt.