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Praveen Suthrum

President and co-founder, NextServices

Praveen Suthrum is the President and co-founder of NextServices, a healthcare technology and management company. In his role, Praveen is responsible for product development and operations. Under his leadership, the company built a certified mobile/cloud electronic health record platform called enki. Earlier in his career, he worked with Satyam Computer Services as a business manager for Microsoft Corporation.

Praveen contributed to two bestselling management books, The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid (by C.K. Prahalad) and The New Age of Innovation (by C.K. Prahalad and M.S. Krishnan). His writing has also been published by Forbes, The Economic Times, Becker’s ASC, and National Geographic Traveller India.

He has an engineering degree from Manipal Institute of Technology and MBA from University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business where he serves as the Chairman of the Alumni Board of Governors. He also attended Singularity University and New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture. He’s an avid trekker and finds himself in the Himalayan ranges nearly every year.

Praveen's twitter handle is @suthrum.