Girish Gupta has been appointed as interim Chief Financial Officer of Fortis Healthcare with immediate effect, the company said in an official announcement recently.
He will be replacing Gagandeep Singh Bedi, who resigned from the post citing personal reasons.
Gupta is a commerce graduate from Shriram College of Commerce and a qualified chartered accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Fortis Healthcare said in a filing to BSE.
“He is a global finance executive with 38 years of post-qualification experience across organisations and prior to joining Fortis, was working as an advisor on operations of insolvency and bankruptcy assignment for a public listed company and special assignments for NCLT,” it added.
The Fortis Boardalso approved the appointment of Sumit Goel as interim company secretary with immediate effect, Fortis Healthcare said.