Dr. Arun Varma has focused on mainstreaming Sustainable Development Goals with special emphasis on Healthcare Systems. His efforts over the past decade have been around creating and managing multiple stakeholder participation for ‘affordable and accessible public healthcare for citizens.
Prior to founding Winage™, Dr. Varma served as a key member of the IL&FS Senior Management Team for a decade, involving in the company’s strategy to identify and promote initiatives with a clear social and economic impact. He established the Health Initiatives vertical and was responsible for their first-ever private Principal Recipient (PR) mandate from The Global Funds (GFATM), Geneva for Prevention of Parent to Child Transmission of HIV / AIDS.
As part of the health services initiatives, Dr. Varma has championed the continuing Health Education in the Nursing and Para-medical space. Additionally, he piloted state-sponsored programs to generate economic empowerment via entrepreneurship. Dr. Varma has worked with government and private agencies to generate expand AIDS awareness and minimize stigma discrimination. With this objective he produced and directed documentaries with support from Public Service Broadcasting Trust.
Prior to his involvement in the Healthcare space, Dr. Varma headed the National e-Governance Plan coordination for the Government of India by widening the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) application towards providing better citizen services. Dr. Varma is a LEAD Fellow and visiting faculty at the Institute of Management Technologies, Ghaziabad on the subject of Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility. He holds a doctoral degree in Environmental Economics from University of Cambridge, UK. He is also a certified CSR practitioner from the United Nations University, Tokyo.
Rita Varma brings forth about 25 years of corporate experience
with focus on Organizational Development Framework, Professional Development and Establishment of Processes on the Administrative and Human Resources front.
She has worked in the Indian and multinational business environment. Her last assignments were with McKinsey & Co and Honeywell before moving to not-for-profit work.
In the not-for-profit space, she worked with Micronutrient Initiative, a global player committed to improved nutrition among poor and developing countries. She is a mathematics graduate and holds a management degree in Human Resources.
BIJU JOSEPH is an entrepreneur who has business interests in Real Estate and Farm Produce trading, mostly IMPEX .
He manages his business from Hong Kong since 1999 and has offices in China and India.
ASHOK NARAYANAN is a self-made entrepreneur holding a B Tech degree from Anna University, India. He has a successful trading company
for over 15 years, operating from Hong Kong, with Asian Market as his primary focus. Ashok lives with his family in China.
Arvindd Narayanan - A healthcare program management professional with experience in public health, health education &skill development, Arvindd has lead and mentored pan India teams on greenfield projects related to skills development in the healthcare space & program management. At Winage™, Arvindd leads the mission-critical function of mobilizing, training and certifying quality caregivers. He believes in “business as a driver for social development” and brings about a rich blend of experience that cuts across Corporates, NGOs and International developmental organizations. Through his working life of more than 18 years, he has crossed several landmark institutions like UNESCO, UNICEF, Tata Energy Research Institute (TERI), Educomp Solutions and IL&FS Education. Arvindd and his team works with corporates, civil society organizations and Government in establishing a gold standard in geriatric care. Arvindd holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IMI, Delhi.
Ravi Varma – A tenured sales and marketing professional with nearly two decades of experience in the healthcare industry, Ravi Varma’s sales mantra at the workplace is “Repeat Sales” which he believes is the only panacea to a good sales job. At Winage™, he is responsible for business development and sales in the Northern Region where he uses his rich experience of sales and marketing with some of the best brands in the business, viz., Ranbaxy and Sun Pharma. Focusing extensively on value promotion in the CareTech delivery, Ravi drives business at both institutional and retail space. He holds a degree in Commerce from the University of Delhi and holds additional specialization in Marketing.
Jyoti Anal - Jyoti Anal leads the training faculty. She is responsible for building faculty capacity and quality standardization in geriatric care training. Jyoti also works with peers in the industry to develop more value-added content for aspiring care givers. An active participant in the lecture circuit, Jyoti has been a clinical instructor cum floor in-charge and lecturer in Guwahati and Punjab. Jyoti holds a MSc. (Nursing) Degree from Asia Heart Foundation, West Bengal University of Health Science, with a specialty in Community Health Nursing. She completed BSc. (Nursing) from the Regional Institute of Paramedical and Nursing Science,Aizwal, Mizoram. Jyoti works as a Master Trainer at Winage™ where she manages the training curriculum, monitors the quality of the training besides conducting training programs on her own.
Rambahadur Yadav - Rambahadur is responsible for sales activities at GSPL. His responsibility involves building partnerships and linkages with institutions. He is also active in the retail business.
He is a Science graduate and has been associated with the pharma industry previously. He worked at Samarth Pharma as Territory Manager and for R G Stone Urology and Laproscopy Hospital in Business Development