Meet the Founder

Founder & CEO@ BIORx Venture Advisors Pvt. Ltd and Chief Ideator @ IHA .

He has an overall 22 + years of strong experience of deal-making in terms of Investments, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Due-Diligence process focused on Healthcare & allied sectors( Ed-tech & Agri Sector). He is amongst the top 20 dedicated healthcare investment bankers in the country.

He has helped over 100 Private companies and few Public Listed Companies and 12 Foreign MNC into their India foray. He currently focuses on venture creation , scale-up, and mentoring investable business models ranging from Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Contract Research, Medical Devices, Digital Healthcare, Hospitals including Super and Single Speciality, AgriTech, and EdTech. He has been often quoted in business papers for his views given his superior understanding of the healthcare sector.

Prior to BIORx, Vishal has held Top and Mid management positions in YES Bank, Ranbaxy Research Laboratories, Oncquest (As an Intrapreneur, started venture with Dabur Support and is now a significant player in the niche molecular diagnostics services for Cancer)

Vishal holds a PhD from the Department of Business Administration, AMU in the area of Strategy and Technology Management and a Post Graduate Management Degree from XLRI, Jamshedpur and a Master Degree in Biotechnology from the University of Hyderabad. He has done an Executive Program in Digital Healthcare Investing from Columbia Business School.

Vishal is a member of various task forces of Industry chamber FICCI, CII, Assocham, and PHDCCI Also he has been mentoring startups at CIIE of IIM Ahemdabad and IIT Delhi for a decade now and now has been actively associated with many Life sciences focused incubators and has a niche experience of Policy Advocacy and has had contributed to first-ever National Biotech Strategy Document published by Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India through FICCI in the year 2005