The Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association representing the medical device industry, announced the appointment of Meenakshi Nevatia, Vice President & Managing Director of Stryker India, as its new chairperson for its India Executive Committee.
Meenakshi has been intricately involved in healthcare, medical technology, and pharmaceutical industries throughout her career, which spans over 25 years in a variety of key global leadership roles. A proven medical device leader with a strong passion for making healthcare better, her strengths include building strategies that foster diverse teams who are driven to deliver differentiated innovation in service to healthcare professionals and patients. In her current role as Vice President & Managing Director of Stryker India, based in Gurgaon, she is responsible for building Stryker’s business strategy and setting up the organisation for long-term, sustainable growth in the Indian market. Additionally, one of her priorities is to build a winning culture and cultivate a strong commitment to Stryker’s mission and values in India.
Commenting on her new appointment, she said, “The Medical Technology industry in India is at an inflection point and is poised for tremendous growth over the next 3-5 years. APACMed can make a huge difference in shaping this industry as we forge ahead. I feel privileged and excited to take on the role of Chairperson for APACMed’s India Executive Committee.”
Harjit Gill, CEO of APACMed commented “We are very excited to be working with Meenakshi. Her appointment is pivotal in advancing APACMed’s work with our strategic partners and key stakeholders in the MedTech industry in India. Under her leadership, I am certain we can continue to address healthcare challenges and opportunities in India while we grow our impact and footprint as an association.”
APACMed also expressed gratitude to Pavan Mocherla, her predecessor, who has taken over a regional role as Executive Vice President & President Greater Asia, BD for his strong leadership and commitment to driving APACMed’s growth agenda in India.
Bringing together stakeholders from across the healthcare ecosystem, APACMed collaborates with our member companies and partners to strive to be at the forefront of policy shaping to accelerate medical innovations and access to patients in the region. We persevere to place patients at the centre of our efforts to ensure that collectively we partner to drive sustainable healthcare reforms.