Founder & CEO, NephroPlus

VikramVuppala is Founder & CEO of India?s largest dialysis network ? NephroPlus. After spending 10 years in the US healthcare industry, his passion to redefine healthcare delivery in India prompted him to found NephroPlus in 2010. He has expanded NephroPlus to India?s largest dialysis network of 200 centers in 120 cities across 20 states. NephroPlus has rapidly grown under Vikram?s leadership to become 8th largest dialysis network in the world in just 10 years. He had raised more than $75 MM in 4 rounds of Private equity funding over last 8 years from Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP), IFC (World Bank PE arm) and Investcorp. Prior to founding NephroPlus, Vikram was a strategy consultant at McKinsey in the US. Vikram with over two decades of global healthcare experience has helped distributed healthcare firms, hospitals, chain of primary care clinics, healthcare distributors, and pharmaceutical clients on various strategic issues such as business development, growth strategy, portfolio rationalization, and M&A. He has been a speaker at numerous entrepreneurial, healthcare and investment conferences. Founded NephroPlus, a chain of Dialysis Centers to reshape dialysis care in India. We have 220 centers now across 128 cities in 22 states in India and are on track to expanding to several other locations in India and overseas. We are always looking for talented professionals and channel partners who are passionate about making an impact on dialysis market worldwide.

Background: Vikram did his B. Tech. From IIT-Kharagpur and a full time MBA from Chicago Booth.