Dr Ballal is the Chairman of Manipal Health Enterprises Private Limited, one of India's leading medican institutions. A nephrology and urology expert, he was the first to perform a cadaver kidney transplantation in Karnataka. Dr. Ballal is a member of the Consultative Group on Covid 19 and provides key advice to the Government in fighting the coronavirus. He is an honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London. He was awarded the prestigious Rajyotsava Award by the Government of Karnataka in 2005.
Dr Raghuvanshi is the CEO of Fortis Healthcare. He is a seasoned healthcare professional with an illustrious career spanning over 28 years. A successful and well- recognised paediatric cardiac surgeon, he is also an able administrator who was associated with the Bombay Hospital, Apollo Hospitals, and Narayana Hrudayalaya in the past. Dr Raghuvanshi took over as Fortis' Group Chief Executive Officer in 2010, the Managing Director in 2011 and has served as the Executive Vice Chairman.
Dr Samdani is an internal medicine specialist based in Mumbai. He is also a COVID expert. Dr Samdani has been practicing for over 18 years and has worked with Bhatia Hospital and Breach Candy Hospital. Over the last decade Dr. Samdani has been conducting research and clinical studies on various drugs and disease conditions. He has served as a principal investigator for about five clinical trials and has served as a co- investigator for many more.
75 lakh people in India invest in cryptocurrencies. 350 startups operate in blockchain & crypto. Cryptocurrencies are now a nearly 1.5 Trillion dollar industry. But the fate of cryptocurrencies in India remains uncertain, as the Government may ban all private cryptos and unveil a sovereign digital currency. Can India afford to turn its back on new technologies? Is there a middle ground?
Panel: Sumit Gupta (CEO, CoinDCX), Nischal Shetty (CEO, WazirX), R Gandhi (Former Deputy Governor, RBI), Rashmi Deshpande (Partner, Khaitan & Co), Balaji Srinivasan (Investor & Entrepreneur)
They built billion-dollar businesses, and now want to transform how Indians study, earn and live. Two of India's biggest icons, who are synonymous with startup success — Zoho founder Sridhar Vembu and Nithin Kamath of Zerodha — talk about the Z Factor that spells success in startups and life.
Panel: Nithin Kamath (Founder & CEO, Zerodha) & Sridhar Vembu (Founder & CEO, Zoho)
The latest Indian Internet IPOs will indicate how successful India's booming start-up economy is. Their success could lead to more capital inflows into private markets. Catch Sanjeev Bikhchandani & MakeMyTrip's Deep Kalra in conversation with Moneycontrol's Chandra Srikanth on the Art of the Internet IPO.
Panel: Sanjeev Bikhchandani (Founder and Executive Vice Chairman of Info Edge) & Deep Kalra (Founder & Group Executive Chairman, MakeMyTrip)
It is raining technology jobs in India, as COVID-19 pandemic has led to an accelerated shift to digital, with enterprises rapidly adopting technology. Vaccine or not, this is a trend that is here to stay. Watch Jagdish Mitra, Chief Strategy Officer, Tech Mahindra, Ashwini Asokan, CEO, Mad Street Den, S Vaidhyasubramaniam, Dean, Sastra University and Kamal Karanth, Co-founder, Xpheno decode the demand for talent on the 4th episode of Moneycontrol Masterclass.
Panel: Jagdish Mitra (Chief Strategy Officer, Tech Mahindra), Ashwini Asokan (CEO, Mad Street Den), S Vaidhyasubramaniam (Vice-Chancellor, SASTRA University) & Kamal Karanth (Co-founder, Xpheno)
Startup funding in India has been on a tear in 2021. The first hundred days of the year have already produced ten unicorns. But is the boom here to stay? Are valuations justified? What should founders bear in mind during these heady times? Watch some of the most influential voices discuss all this and more.
Panel: Rajan Anandan, MD, Sequoia India & Surge; Radhika Gupta, MD & CEO, Edelweiss AMC; Nithin Kamath, Founder & CEO, Zerodha; Vidit Aatrey, Founder & CEO, Meesho