In recognition for his outstanding contribution in the field of diagnostic and health care industry in India, Dr. GSK Velu, Managing Director, Trivitron group of companies has been conferred with the ‘Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award,2007’.
The award was presented on the occasion of 63rd birth anniversary of the former Prime Minister late Rajiv Gandhi, to select individuals from India in recognition of their outstanding contributions and achievements in the fields of industry, business and public life, administrative, social, educational and cultural services. Dr.Velu, a Bio Medical Engineering Scholar from ‘BITS’, Pilani, acquired MBA from top Management school ‘Loyola Institute of Business Administration’, Chennai, and a Doctorate in Pharmacology, from IBAM, Kolkata. He has a rare combination of Engineering, Medicine and Business Management, and has given an outstanding contribution to the diagnostic and health care industry. Dr. Velu is the Managing Director of Trivitron Group and is leading International Corporate Chain of Diagnostics Laboratories Metropolis Health Services. He is also the President of AMDSI & Head of Manufacturing Sub Committee of CII MLED. His knowledge and expertise in the sector has made him the only recipient of ITM University Award for Corporate Excellence from the Healthcare Industry. He is also the recipient of the “Entrepreneur of the Year Award” given by Frost & Sullivan, Modern Medicare and GE Health Care for his remarkable achievements in the successful functioning of the Organization.