Dr Somesh Mittal appointed CEO of Vikram Hospital, Bengaluru
Bangalore, July 21, 2017: Vikram Hospital, Bengaluru’s trusted quaternary care and multi-specialty health facility, today, announced the appointment of Dr Somesh Mittal as its new CEO. The appointment is with immediate effect as Dr Mittal assumes his responsibilities in the new role.
VikramHospital, Bengaluru is owned by Multiples, a US 1 billion private equityplatform spearheaded by Ms. Renuka Ramnath.
Speaking onthe appointment, Ms Renuka Ramnath, Founder Multiples and ChairpersonVikram Hospital, Bengaluru, said, “Vikram Hospital is a uniquemulti-speciality facility in the heart of Bangalore and the hospital pridesitself on epilepsy treatment, transplants and cutting edge surgeries acrossspecialities. With Dr Mittal joining us, he will further enhance the services andbring his experience to bear to create a truly world class hospital inBengaluru. For Multiples, this is further commitment to our interest in thehealthcare sector”
Dr Mittal isan alumnus of Faculty of Management Studies and brings withhim rich clinical andmanagerial experience and he was, until recently, the ZonalDirector of Fortis Escorts Institute overseeing 4 hospitals and 5 heart commandcentres across the Asia Pacific region. He grew up in Bangalore and completed his medicaleducation from Bangalore Medical College and his MS at Manipal.
Multiplesturned around Vikram Hospital from a financially stressed asset to one of thefinest healthcare providers in the city. Mr. Sudhir Pai, who was the CEO ofVikram Hospital and oversaw the turnaround, will continue to be a member on theboard of directors of Vikram Hospital.