Malvinder Mohan Singh
Malvinder Mohan Singh is a leading entrepreneur and one of the most recognizable names in the healthcare sector. Currently, Executive Chairman at Fortis Healthcare Limited & SRL Diagnostics Limited, Malvinder has laid the foundation for a world-class healthcare ecosystem in India. He is also the Chairman at Religare Enterprises Limited, one of India's leading diversified financial services groups.
As Executive Chairman, Fortis Healthcare Limited, he has strengthened the fabric of the organization, and enabled it to move ahead in realizing its purpose of saving and enriching lives and expanding access to high quality healthcare at Indian price points. He remains a strong believer in the India growth story, and under his leadership both Fortis and SRL are committed to transforming the Indian healthcare landscape by taking the next leap in clinical excellence and patient-centric care.
An intrinsic risk-taker and an optimistic entrepreneur, Malvinder is well- known for his ability to build businesses with impeccable focus on value creation and positive outcomes. He was instrumental in the creation and listing of the Religare Health Trust (RHT) on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX). With this vehicle, he created a perpetual source of funding for the business and helped Fortis to transition to an asset light business model. Previously, Malvinder was Chairman, MD and CEO of Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. and Chairman of the Board of Parkway Holdings. Through his strategic and bold business decisions he has helped unlock significant value for all shareholders in Ranbaxy, Parkway Holdings and Fortis' international assets.
To fulfill the dream of a healthy nation, Malvinder has sown the seeds for curative and preventive healthcare for the underprivileged through Fortis Charitable Foundation, where he is a founder trustee. He passionately supports programmes that lay focus on women and children along with initiatives related to disaster-relief.
Recognized as a successful, young business leader, Malvinder represents India on entrepreneurship and healthcare at the World Economic Forum (WEF). He has been the youngest and the only person from Asia to Chair the healthcare Governance Council at WEF. He was also a member of the first batch of the Young Global Leaders, an initiative by WEF. At present, Malvinder is a member of the Board of Visitors at the Fuqua School of Business (Duke University, USA). He is currently an active member of the India-UK CEO's Forum and the India-Africa Business Council. Until recently, from 2010 to 2016, he was also the co-chair of the India-Malaysia CEO's Forum.
In India, He is the Chairman of the Swastha Bharath Task Force, set up by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) that is working towards fulfilling the UN Sustainable Development Goals in healthcare.
As a healthcare entrepreneur, Malvinder has been conferred with numerous national and international awards over the last 15 years. A Doon School alumnus, Malvinder graduated in Economics honours from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University. Later, he went on to earn an MBA degree from Fuqua School of Business, Duke University in USA.