Shobana Kamineni

Executive Vice-Chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise

Executive Vice-Chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise; member of its founding family. Apollo Hospitals is a pioneer in private healthcare in India and one of Asia's foremost integrated healthcare conglomerates. Has steered the organization's emergence as a proponent of integrated healthcare in India. Heads Apollo Pharmacy, India's largest pharmacy chain. Founder and Chairperson on the Board of Apollo Munich Health Insurance. As lead Director in Apollo’s research and innovation activities, championed the creation and incubation of a Biobank – a catalogued library of ethically consented, anonymized bio-samples. The Biobank was recognized as one of the top 10 ideas of the decade in life sciences by the Time Magazine. Member of the Board: FIND (Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics), an international non-profit organization that enables the development and delivery of diagnostic tests for poverty-related diseases. Since its inception, FIND partnered in the delivery of 21 new diagnostic tools and has active collaborations with more than 200 partners. Championed the establishment of Billion Hearts Beating. Member and former President, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). Launched the Power of Parity Initiative. Member, National Foundation for Corporate Governance (NGFC) Trust. Independent Director, Hero MotoCorp. Vice-Chairperson, KEI Group. Recipient of awards and honours.