Anjali Ajaikumar is the Vice President of Strategy & Quality at HealthCare Global Enterprises Limited (HCG). Having learned the ropes of the workings of a hospital right from scratch, she now heads strategic growth planning and quality implementation for the entire HCG network. In addition, Anjali also oversees the departments of Operational Excellence and Nursing, as well as Lumos Health. Prior to her role at HCG, Anjali worked as a project leader at Clarkston Consulting in the US. She also served as a consultant for the Global Tracheostomy Collaborative, an international NGO.
Anjali completed her MBA at Babson College, where she earned a degree concentration in entrepreneurship.
Anjali spearheaded Lumos Health at HCG by creating processes that ease the start-up journey and help startups scale with speed through mentoring, a clinical validation process, revenue growth and a host of other activities that help fledgling ventures in India and in other countries where HCG is active. On her journey with startups at HCG, Anjali has actively been part of panels at entrepreneurship-focused events.
She is passionate about what she gives back to society and is actively involved in two non-profit initiatives: the HCG Foundation, which creates cancer awareness, holds educational programs and raises funds for cancer patients who are financially challenged; and the International Human Development & Upliftment Academy, a US/Indian NGO dedicated to fostering rural education, empowering women and creating environmental awareness.
When Anjali isn’t burning the midnight oil, she is out hiking or traveling.
Anjali’s profile can be found at linkedin.com/in/anjali-ajaikumar.