About (IC)2

IC InnovatorCLUB (IC)2 is the brainchild of Surgeon Rear Admiral V K Singh (Retd.) who is also the author of the book “Innovations in Healthcare Management: Cost-Effective and Sustainable Solutions”. He, along with some like-minded partners created a company InnovatioCuris (IC) to address the high cost of healthcare through innovation, use of technology and similar tools. During the last year, IC has created a knowledge platform with webinars, conference and magazine to connect and disseminate information to innovators around the world. IC’s large network of senior thought leaders, start-up companies, investors, incubator organizations,   government officials, members of Parliament, ambassadors, academicians and many foreign dignitaries felt the need of a common platform to not only discuss innovation but to facilitate it. Thus, the idea of IC InnovatorCLUB (IC)2 was rooted and took shape.

The IC InnovatorCLUB (IC)2  is a global network of healthcare innovators and aims to have members hailing not only from India but also across the globe. (IC)2 aims to connect some of the top leaders in healthcare for knowledge and skill sharing and create a nurturing environment where members can further enhance their skills. The Club provides educational opportunities to its members to learn new ways of thinking, discuss challenges faced in business, exchange ideas and engage with local, national and international dignitaries who are in the forefront of business development and thought leadership.

Mission & Vision

The IC InnovatorCLUB (IC)2 is created for Innovators and its mission is to support the growth of its members in their roles as Innovators, mainly through education, local and global networking, and strategic alliances and partnerships.

The objective of enhancing innovation among its members will be achieved through:

  • Creating a nurturing and creative environment to share global ideas
  • Special programs for identifying innovation needs in healthcare
  • Providing access to international markets through business delegations and business matchmaking programs
  • Expanding social resources through promoting social networking among members
  • Updating members on healthcare/business issues through reports and interactive sessions with experts
  • Various International Conferences & Seminars


Who should join?

Any person who has an interest in innovation, like start-ups, mentors, investors, IT, academicians, healthcare providers/ planner, device manufacturers, pharma sector, quality/lean experts and others, are welcome to join this group.

Benefits of (IC)2

  • Access to Latest Innovation Trends
  • Physical Meetings
  • Cross – country business opportunities
  • Global Networking
  • Training & Learning Programs
  • Conference, Magazine & Newsletters


A typical club event would comprise of an invited talk by authority on the subject matter, discussion on issues of members of the club linked with fostering innovation followed by a lunch/dinner/high tea. Club members can also nominate other members of the club as well as innovators from outside for presentation. Club will also have advisory committee for members to seek advise during the club meetings. We will have possibilities for remote participation for members who cannot travel for the club meetings. 


How to Apply

Membership of IC InnovatorClub would be open for individuals and organisations.

  • Please fill in this form (click here to open). So, that we know you better.
  • Once your membership is approved. Our team will contact you with a payment link. You can pay online using credit card / debit card or net banking.

Membership Details

  • The membership for IC InnovatorCLUB (IC)2 is open for individuals and organizations.
  • Once the membership is approved, a payment link is sent to the members. Mode of payment can be Credit/ Debit Card or NetBanking.
  • All CLUB members are eligible for a 10% discount on all the IC activities.
Fee Details Individual


Corporate or Institutional*


1 year 10.620 / 170 23,600 / 370
2 years 18,880 / 300 37,760 / 595
5 years 41,300 / 650 82,600 / 1300

* All the prices mentioned above are inclusive of applicable taxes

* – this fee is applicable for up to two members only. If more members desire to be registered from one corporate or institution, the fee can be adjusted accordingly.


The first IC InnovatorCLUB(IC)2 meeting was held at Indian International Center (IIC), Delhi on 20 September 2017 first half of the day. Click here to see the detailed agenda of the first meeting.


The second IC InnovatorCLUB(IC)2 meeting was be held at Indian International Center (IIC), Delhi on 26 November 2017. Click here to see the agenda of the second meeting.


The third IC InnovatorCLUB(IC)2 meeting was be held at Indian International Center (IIC), Delhi on 28 January 2018. Click here to see the agenda of the third meeting.


The fourth IC InnovatorCLUB(IC)2 meeting was held at Indian International Center (IIC), Delhi on 07 April 2018. Click here to see the agenda of the fourth meeting.


The club has been functional from 01 September 2017


For Inquiries

If you have a question about the IC InnovatorCLUB (IC)2 do not hesitate to write to us at info@innovatiocuris.com or call +91 9999979349 .

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(HONY) Brigaider Dr Arvind Lal, Padma Shri


Brig. Arvind Lal is a pioneer in bringing laboratory services in India at par with the Western world. He is an alumnus of the Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune, having received his graduate and post-graduate medical degrees from the prestigious institute.


In 1977, Brig. Lal took charge of Dr Lal PathLabs, the medical diagnostics laboratory founded in 1949 by his late father. Under his expert guidance and leadership, Dr Lal PathLabs (LPL) has become one of the most reputed laboratories in Asia having to its credit quality accreditations from various national and international bodies. Currently they operate over 172 labs, including Asia’s biggest lab at Rohini, New Delhi with 1,500 collection centres and pick-up samples from another 7,000 medical establishments all over India. The lab tests over 50,000 patients every day or nearly 10 million patients in a year.


Dr. Lal is accredited to having the first PPP (Public Private Partnership) in the field of laboratory testing.

He is currently the Senior Vice President of NATHEALTH, Healthcare Federation of India. He is also an active member of other Healthcare Committees in various Chambers of Commerce.


Dr. Lal was appointed as the Honorary Physician to the President of India in 2001.

He has been invited as the Keynote Speaker at IIM- Ahmedabad and also by the Harvard Business School, USA.


Conferred with the Padma Shri, Brig. Lal is also the first civilian doctor to be granted an honorary Brigadier’s rank in Armed Forces Medical Services.

He is also being awarded the “Entrepreneur of the Year” by All India Management Association (AIMA) in September 2016.


Dr Ajoy Kumar


Dr Ajoy Kumar is the Spokesperson of Indian National Congress and was the Member of the 15th Lok Sabha (Indian Parliament) from Jamshedpur.


Dr. Ajoy Kumar is now the Country Head of JSS Medical Research India Ltd. He was the CEO of .Max Neeman Medical International Ltd which was a Drug Discovery KPO. He joined Max Neeman in 2005 from Apollo Hospitals where he was President, Operations.


Dr. Ajoy Kumar brings in over 28 years of experience, with over 14 years in senior management positions such as President, Apollo Hospitals Group, Chief Executive Officer, Cummins Diesel Sales & Services Pvt. Ltd., General Manager, Tata Sons and Senior member of the Indian Police Services.


Dr. Ajoy Kumar is a graduate of Medicine from JIPMER, Pondicherry. He also has a MBA. Apart from this, he holds Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research, Project Management, Medical Informatics and Hospital Administration. He is also a Certified Black belt in Six Sigma.


He is actively engaged in Academics & teaching and is a visiting faculty at IAS Academy in Mussorrie, the TCS leadership Institute in Trivandrum, the Indian School of Business Hyderabad, IA & AS Academy at Shimla and the National Police Academy at Hyderabad. He has been a keynote speaker in large number of International conferences.


He is on the Board of Elbit Diagnostics, Member of Board in Lal Bahadur Shahshtri of Business Management, Bareilly, Director in Security and Intelligence Service Ltd(SIS), Director in Total Prosthetics & Orthotics India Pvt Ltd.


He is the youngest IPS Officer to receive the President Police Medal for Gallantry during Probation. He was part of the team which was responsible in wiping out the Mafia in Jammshedpur. He served in the IPS for ten years. He has been awarded innumerable times by the state of Bihar.


Ajoy runs a NGO – SWAYAM at Jamshepur. SWAYAM is in the Health and Education space and conducts Health Camps and Health Education programs.

He has also played football at National Level in Santosh and Durand Trophy. A keen
Quizzer and debater Ajoy has participated at the National Level including Quiz Time and BBC Master Mind. He also holds a Personal Pilot License.


His wife Mrs. Reena Arya is from the 1986 batch of Indian Customs and Excise Service. He has two sons Aditya and Shantanu.


Aravind Chinchure


Aravind is PhD in Physics with 25 years of experience in R & D, innovation, intellectual property, venture investment, business strategy, policy and teaching. Currently, he is a Chair Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Symbiosis International University, Pune. He has worked in large Indian & multinational companies, successfully built a start up, and mentors entrepreneurs based in India and abroad. He has worked on diverse technology areas related to healthcare, ICT, materials & renewable energy.


Aravind is also a researcher, inventor and innovator with 28 research articles published in international journals and 4 patents in the area of fuel cells filed in US, Europe, & Japan.


Pradeep Jaisingh

Pradeep K Jaisingh is a successful healthcare entrepreneur with extensive experience in creating innovative business models. Pradeep has been a global Business Executive with an outstanding track record in both Fortune 500 companies and smaller corporations in US, Europe and India. At present Pradeep is Director of International Oncology — a global cancer care and research company setting up a chain of comprehensive cancer centres & Chairman of HealthStart India- India’s first healthcare incubator.


Pradeep is also the founder and Managing Trustee of Outcancer—a Non-profit initiative dedicated to the cause of cancer awareness, education and screening (www.outcancer.org).


Pradeep has received numerous honors and awards and is listed amongst the most prominent Indo-American business leaders. He has been awarded the CEO Club’s “Global Leadership” award in 2009. Early on in his career he was selected as “Best Young Manager of India” by the All India Management Association in 1995.


An MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad Pradeep was also a British Chevening scholar at the Leeds University Business School, Leeds, U.K. for an Advanced Management Programme in Leadership Development.


Premkumar. S

Senior Executive – HCL Corp.
Executive Vice-Chairman & Managing Director, HCL Infosystems
Chief Mentor, HCL TalentCare


Prem has been one of the key business leaders of HCL. His association with the group spans many years in various capacities across HCL Limited, HCL Frontline, Deutsche Software, HCL Technologies and presently HCL Infosystems & HCL TalentCare. At HCL Infosystems his focus is on building and executing a robust transformation agenda to augment the pace and sustainability of profitable growth. He is also the Chief Mentor of HCL TalentCare, which is a Professional Vocational Employability focused HCL start-up.


Between 2012 and early 2014, he was with Apollo Hospitals Group, as the Group CEO, worked closely with the Board.


He is the Co-Chair of the CII National Committee on IT & ITeS – 2016 and the Chairman of CII Sub-Committee for Cloud Computing. He is a Charter Member of TiE Chennai and a member of The Chennai Angels (TCA). He is also the Corporate Advisory Board member of edX, an online learning destination founded by Harvard and MIT.

Sharda Balaji


Sharda Balaji is the Founder of NovoJuris Legal, boutique law-firm focused on investments, technology companies and corporate advisory. In the last 9 years, NovoJuris has worked with more than 250 financing deals, many deep technology companies, healthcare companies including accelerator focused on healthcare, many strong emerging companies including high profile unicorns and exits. NovoJuris is amongst top 5 law-firms in India in private equity.

Sharda earlier has worked with large Indian conglomerates and MNCs as their inhouse attorney on various projects including IPO, cross border transactions, M & A, takeover, mergers, intellectual property for more than 12 years, prior to starting NovoJuris Legal.

Sharda is an Independent Director at Faiveley Transport, world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of railway products. Faiveley is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris.

Sharda is on the advisory board of many technology and tech enabled companies. She is an active angel investor in more than a dozen companies and is an investor in accelerators such as HealthStart, India’s first accelerator focused on healthcare. She is on the governing council of TiE Bangalore Chapter and had chaired TiE’s Special Interest Group on Women entrepreneurs.



Mr. Atul K. Sethi, Managing Director of Shree Pacetronix Ltd. was born in Indore, India in 1962 and migrated to US in 1971.


After completion of MBA at Clarion university of Pennsylvania in USA he return back to India to implement his father's dream of manufacturing life saving implantable cardiac pacemakers for the first time in India so that the country's economically backward citizens could afford a costly life saving device at a reasonable price with no compromise in quality.


Since 1985 Mr. Sethi has been in India with more than 30 years experience in medical electronic industries and implantable life saving devices. The company has provided pacemakers to vast majority of BPL patients and has recognized India in the Global aspects as a quality manufacturer of life saving devices. There are not more than a handful of manufacturers in the world and the company is still the only one in India and 7th manufacturer in the world.


The company under the leadership of Mr. Sethi is now poised to start manufacturing of Cochlear devices and developing the implantable cardio defibrillators. Both devices are only manufactured by four companies in the world.

Partha Dey
Healthcare Leader and SME
IBM India & SA


Partha Dey is a passionate Healthcare Professional , having nearly two decades of experience in both provider, payer Segment.
Healthcare IT (Medical Informatics) and Process (Clinical and administrative) Consulting is his area of interest.


He has extensive experience in managing Multiple Transformation projects in India and abroad. Has exposure to multiple Technologies from Main frame to client server to mobile / social platform. He has been credited with setting up paperless and filmless hospital in a integrated digital hospital Environment in India for first time. He is well versed with HL7, HIPAA, DICOM and other Health IT related protocol. Transformation through digital enablement is his core expertise.   He is leading the IBM consulting (sales and delivery) in India/SA region, serving Healthcare customer across the region. He manages key accounts and works on complex cross brand deal in IBM. He has created multiple of net new and reference account in Healthcare Space for IBM. He has managed largest LIMS implementation for Clinical Diagnostic client successfully.He was a founder member of three prominent Health care institution, Artemis Health Institute Gurgaon, he was Head Operations And CIO there, was responsible for building a 350 bed, Hospital project in record 14 months and managing the same with a team of 500+ people successfully, He was also a founder member of Max Healthcare, Delhi, was responsible for setting up hub and spoke model, three healthcare centres, establishing seamless integrated process across locations, establishing unique customer experience as per HMI (Harvard Medical Institution) guidelines, managing first healthcare centre as profit center head, he was also having responsibility on implementation of centrally hosted IT systems . In Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata, he has played vital role during the hospital project stage, and establishing the brand, was managing most prestigious Diagnostic & Day care unit of Kolkata as a profit centre Head before moving to Delhi to join Max Healthcare in 2000.   Partha was also associated with Perot Systems (One of the largest Healthcare consulting organization, presently part of Dell Services) as Healthcare SME and Program Manager, helped setting up strong healthcare practice in India and delivered projects for US clients.


Partha has deep engagement with multiple healthcare payer and provider customer in various geography, Cerner, UHG, Tenet, Blue Cross Blue Shield, CHW, THR, HCA, Apollo Munich, Max Bupa, Dr Lal Path Lab. Modi Hospital, Manipal to name a few.   Partha keeps coaching healthcare professional in IBM to make them work efficiently in customer place, As an Healthcare trainer, he has conducted multiple training session including senior managers both in IBM and Perot Systems.   He is part of various Industry forum and a regular speaker is various heath –IT conferences, some of the conf are : E health, Apollo Health IT conf, International conf at AIIMS, Health Insurance conf by Amity University etc;   He teaches in various health Care management Instituting as guest faculty. He is also member several multiple decision making Committee and forum, like CII, FICII, ASSOCHAM, Govt of India health – IT committee etc;   He is a Post Graduate in Physiology and has a Master in Hospital and Health Administration (MHA).



  • Healthcare Solution specialist
  • Clinical, administrative and customer centric process
  • Health Analytics
  • IBM Watson
  • E- Health
  • Digital Hospital
  • Complex solutioning involving multiple application & technology integration
  • Program management
  • Business and IT strategy consulting
  • Mobile and social strategy


Industry Expertise


  • Hospital
  • Health Insurance
  • Clinical Laboratories
  • Health Centres
  • Wellness




  • M. Sc – Physiology, Rajabazar Science College, Calcutta University
  • MBA – Hospital & Health Management, IISW&BM
  • MDP in Hospital Management – IIM –A
  • Quality certification from IIQM, Jaipur and HMI
  • CHP – HIPAA Academy

Prof. Rishikesha T. Krishnan


Rishikesha T. Krishnan is Director and Professor of Strategic Management at the Indian Institute of Management Indore, India.

From 1996 to 2013, Professor Krishnan was a member of the faculty at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB), India.


Professor Krishnan was a Visiting Scholar at the Center for the Advanced Study of India, University of Pennsylvania (Fall 2008), and at the Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad (2011-12). He held the Jamuna Raghavan Chair in Entrepreneurship at IIMB from 2007-10.


Professor Krishnan’s main areas of interest are strategy and innovation. He was listed among the Thinkers50 India most influential thinkers in management from India (2013) and jointly received the special Thinkers50 India Innovation award (2013). Earlier, he received the Dewang Mehta Award for Best Teacher in Strategic Management in 2010.


Professor Krishnan’s recent book, 8 Steps to Innovation: Going from Jugaad to Excellence (co-authored with Vinay Dabholkar, and published by Harper Collins in March 2013), outlines a systematic path for organizations to build innovation capabilities. This book has been chosen as the Best Book of 2013-14 by the Indian Society for Training and Development

Professor Krishnan is an alumnus of IIT Kanpur, Stanford University and IIM Ahmedabad.

Sandipan Gangopadhyay


Sandipan Gangopadhyay is President and COO at GalaxE.Solutions, Inc. He has spent over two decades in high profile roles in both Pharmaceutical and Information Technology companies around the globe, including designing and implementing innovative bulk drug manufacturing processes based on gravity feed, inventing fault tolerant operating systems and setting up one of India's first private Software Technology Parks.  
As one of the designers of the Gx Suite, a software series of tools and supporting methodologies that focuses on how automation can transform your business and the lives of your clients, Sandipan’s brings his passion for innovation and truly revolutionary technology helping people live healthy and forever.
Sandipan has a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from Bombay University, is a member of the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, and is certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT.


Dr. Shirshendu Mukherjee


Dr. Shirshendu Mukherjee, trained as Medical Microbiologist and has Global and national exposure with more than two decades of high level work experience in top organisations, which helps to bring to fore cumulative perspectives on issues related to healthcare (especially public health issues and unmet medical needs), food and nutritional challenges in India as well as across the globe, he has devised and formulated strategies for mitigating challenges and bridging gaps through impact funding. He has worked independently as well as with multitudes of partners (both national & international) for a complete oversight of cutting edge translational research and deep understanding of issues that impinge up on national and global translational research. He has deep knowledge in pharmaceuticals, bio-pharmaceuticals and med-tech industry globally.

Before joining Wellcome Trust as Senior Strategic Advisor, (India), Dr.Mukherjee was Staff Scientist at International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology(ICGEB). Dr. Mukherjee, works on the India Initiative of Wellcome Trust and manages the R&D for Affordable Healthcare In India, a £30 million Initiative of the Wellcome Trust in India. The Initiative funds translation research leading to affordable healthcare solution in India and beyond. Presently Dr Mukherjee is the Mission Director, of the Program Management Unit of BIRAC, which manages the Grand Challenges Program of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and also the Affordable Healthcare in India Initiative of the Wellcome Trust.

Dr.Mukherjee holds Ph.D. in Microbiology, Law graduate, Advance Course in Strategy Management form IIM Kolkata and management and leadership course form Said Business school university of Oxford.

Adarsh Sharma


Adarsh Sharma – Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) (Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Delhi University); A Fellow Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (Articles – A.F. Ferguson & Co., India); Diploma in Foreign Trade (Indian Institute of Foreign Trade – IIFT); A Certified Valuer of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India – is at the helm of a Professional Chartered Accountancy Firm in New Delhi, India. Having been a ranked student at the School; Graduate College and ICAI levels, he has been adorned with achievement awards in sports and at national level essay competitions. With an experience in Industry at Senior Management Level he presently heads a Firm of Chartered Accountants, with its principal office at New Delhi.

An Independent Member of Board of Directors of leading companies in India, he has been and is a part of strategy and decision making structures of these companies. To name a few: Total Vinergy Bitumen Private Limited (Sector – Infra); Fortis C-DOC Healthcare Private Limited (Sector- Healthcare): Estee Advisors Private Limited (Sector – Quant Based Hedge Fund); Vinergy International Private Limited (Sector- Petroleum); M.C.Engineering Company Private Limited (Sector Electronics).

He specializes in Indian and International Tax Laws, Trade Policy legislations and Corporate Law in India. His professional practice arena encompasses Joint Venture Agreements, Start up compliances for Corporate’s in India, Audits, Fund Syndication including Private Equity, Financial and Tax Due Diligence, Direct and Indirect Taxes. An experience of over 25 years in Industry, Professional Firms and as a Senior Professional Consultant, he advises at the Strategy levels leading corporate groups in India across industry and service spectrums. He has addressed numerous professional gatherings and seminars in India and abroad and has been a part of core groups at policy and functional levels of Professional and Corporate entities, industry and trade associations.