Company

 

Prime Surgical Centers develops and manages surgery centers in partnership with surgeons. Prime utilizes advanced surgical technologies such as lasers, enhanced endoscopic techniques, fiber optics and arthroscopy to reduce surgical trauma, pain and recovery time. With a singular focus on patient experience and safety, Prime provides surgical services that are non-emergency in nature. Prime's surgery-only focus is designed to provide patients with a service that is personalized, cost-effective and technologically current in an environment that is friendly, comforting and safe.

A Prime patient will experience a service product that is designed around principles of superior healthcare, logistics and hospitality. Prime provides the infrastructure and management for every patient to have technologically current diagnostic assessment and surgical services, as part of its offering. Prime partners with surgeons with established reputations for clinical excellence. Prime provides equipment and staff that is supported by a strong IT platform, supply chain function and standardized operating processes. This service is delivered in an environment that promotes healthy interaction between patients, their families, surgeons and staff.

Prime Surgical Centers develops and manages surgery centers in partnership with surgeons. Prime utilizes advanced surgical technologies such as lasers, enhanced endoscopic techniques, fiber optics and arthroscopy to reduce surgical trauma, pain and recovery time. With a singular focus on patient experience and safety, Prime provides surgical services that are non-emergency in nature. Prime's surgery-only focus is designed to provide patients with a service that is personalized, cost-effective and technologically current in an environment that is friendly, comforting and safe.

A Prime patient will experience a service product that is designed around principles of superior healthcare, logistics and hospitality. Prime provides the infrastructure and management for every patient to have technologically current diagnostic assessment and surgical services, as part of its offering. Prime partners with surgeons with established reputations for clinical excellence. Prime provides equipment and staff that is supported by a strong IT platform, supply chain function and standardized operating processes. This service is delivered in an environment that promotes healthy interaction between patients, their families, surgeons and staff.

 

Board of Directors

 
 

Ajit Gill

Director

 

Amar Pradhan

Founder & Chief Executive

 

Rajiv Goel

Director

 

Salil Taneja

Director

Ajit Gill

Director

 

Ajit Gill is a seasoned medical and software industry executive with experience developing and commercializing biopharmaceutical and software products, creating successful partnerships, raising funds, and growing companies from start-ups to publicly traded firms. During his fourteen year tenure at Nektar Therapeutics, the company developed an industry-leading drug delivery technology portfolio, completed over 30 strategic alliances with biopharmaceutical partners, and commercialized products with these partners that account for over $4.5 billion in sales.  

 

Mr. Gill currently is active in advising infrastructure companies in India. He has co-founded three companies in India in the last 3 years. He serves on the boards of the companies, advises management on issues of business plans, business models, financial strategy, operations and organizational development, and helps raise funding for the companies.  

 

Since leaving Nektar, Mr. Gill has served as CEO of MicroChips of Bedford, MA, CEO of Auspex Pharmaceuticals, and as Entrepreneur-in-Residence for US Venture Partners of Menlo Park, California. Earlier in his career he held a variety of roles including general management, finance, business development and operations in the computer and other industries in small and Fortune 500 companies. Originally from India, Mr. Gill completed his B. Tech in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, his MS in electrical engineering from the University of Nebraska and his MBA from the University of Western Ontario.

Amar Pradhan

Founder & Chief Executive

 

Amar Pradhan founded Prime Surgical Centers and leads a team of experienced healthcare professionals in executing its vision of providing excellence in surgical care in India. Prior to founding Prime, Mr. Pradhan worked in the U.S. as an independent consultant focused on originating healthcare investments and providing transaction support for U.S.- based venture capital firms seeking to enter India. Mr. Pradhan represented New Enterprise Associates (NEA), a global venture capital firm, in a similar effort. Mr. Pradhan had a successful career in healthcare investment banking in New York with Houlihan Lokey, an international investment bank and Credit Suisse First Boston where he focused on M&A, restructuring and financing transactions. Mr. Pradhan holds an M.B.A from the Simon School at the University of Rochester.

Rajiv Goel

Director

 

Rajiv Goel, serves as CFO of ISMT Limited.  A qualified Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary, Mr. Goel has more than 32 years of industrial experience, fund management, accounting, company law, administration, mergers and acquisitions and restructuring. He has been associated with the Indian Seamless Group of Companies right from its inception. Mr. Goel is also a Director in Indian Seamless Enterprises Limited (ISEL) and Indian Seamless Inc. USA and is also a Member of the Audit Committee of ISEL. Mr. Goel was the Executive Vice Chairman of erstwhile The Indian Seamless Metal Tubes Limited.

Salil Taneja

Director

 

Salil Taneja serves as Chief Executive Officer of ISMT Limited.  He has also been instrumental in developing the aviation business for the group and serves as Chairman of Taneja Aerospace & Aviation Ltd. (TAAL), Bangalore. Mr. Taneja is a Director in Indian Seamless Inc. USA and Farmers Bazar Pvt. Ltd. Mr. Taneja holds a B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University, Ohio and a Masters in Business Management specializing in Finance & Marketing from Yale University.

 

Management Team

 

 

Amar Pradhan

Founder & Chief Executive

Amar Pradhan

Founder & Chief Executive

 

Amar Pradhan founded Prime Surgical Centers and leads a team of experienced healthcare professionals in executing its vision of providing excellence in surgical care in India. Prior to founding Prime, Mr. Pradhan worked in the U.S. as an independent consultant focused on originating healthcare investments and providing transaction support for U.S.- based venture capital firms seeking to enter India. Mr. Pradhan represented New Enterprise Associates (NEA), a global venture capital firm, in a similar effort.  Mr. Pradhan had a successful career in healthcare investment banking in New York with Houlihan Lokey, an international investment bank and Credit Suisse First Boston where he focused on M&A, restructuring and financing transactions. Mr. Pradhan holds an M.B.A from the Simon School at the University of Rochester.

 

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