Vishal is a docpreneur, an adventure seeker & an ideator. His teenage interest in medicine led him to become the first doctor in his family. However, as he entered clinical practice, his interest went beyond clinical; focusing on bringing change in systems & policy approach in healthcare. He worked in various healthcare settings & roles for a few years, before deciding to enhance his skill set through a global healthcare MBA from Vanderbilt University, USA. Turning entrepreneur after finishing his MBA, Vishal worked on developing a clinical decision support system through design algorithms for access latest clinical research & innovation into monetization model for the same.
Vishal was also a founding member of the GSF Accelerator program in its first batch & followed it by a brief stint in Public Healthcare Consulting, working on projects with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, World Bank & several state governments in India. Vishal passion for healthcare entrepreneurship has brought him back to lead HealthStart as its CEO.