Ms. Suneeta Reddy- Director
A member of the founding family, Suneeta Reddy joined the Apollo Hospitals Group in 1989. As Executive Director Finance, she was instrumental in taking the organization to the international equity markets through a successful GDR and subsequently bringing the First Foreign Direct Investment into Healthcare in India. It has been her deep domain knowledge and foresight that has guided Apollo's emergence as a formidable, financially sound hospital enterprise.
Managing a dual responsibility of Global Projects, Suneeta led Apollo's Greenfield Hospital projects, introduced the management of hospitals as a business models in India, and was pivotal in growing the organization's footprint. On May 27, 2011, on the milestone 200th Board Meeting of Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited, she was elevated to the position of Joint Managing Director.
Suneeta Reddy's financial acumen has been the key factor in the group's dramatic growth and profitability. Her insights have played an instrumental role in encouraging medical value travelers to Apollo Hospitals and to India at large. With a guiding principle to align Apollo's growth strategy in keeping with the needs of the nation, she led the Apollo Reach Hospitals model to fruition. Commended by World Bank, it is an innovation redefining both healthcare and healthcare design as it takes quality care to the soul of India- its villages.
On July 2, 2014, she was elevated to the position of the Managing Director. Going forward, Suneeta will lead the corporate strategy, corporate finance, funding and investments and will leverage M&As to achieve the organizational objectives of an accelerated pace of growth and in optimizing profitability. She will be steering the hospitals vertical of the Group, as well as oversee the branding and marketing portfolio.
Suneeta Reddy is a Director on the Board of Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company Ltd and she also serves on the Board of several Apollo Hospitals' Group companies. Through her close involvement, effort and patience, she has guided these companies on a path of growth and profitability. She is also the Chairperson of Aircel Cellular Ltd.
A key influencer in the Indian healthcare industry, Ms. Reddy is a widely recognized for her contributions and has held leadership positions including Co-Chairperson of Healthcare Sub Committee - Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and is a member in National Committee on Healthcare. She is also a member of the Harvard Business School India Advisory Board (IAB).
Suneeta Reddy received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations, Economics and Marketing from Stella Maris College in Chennai. She holds a Diploma in Financial Management from the Institute of Financial Management and Research, Chennai and has completed the Owner / President Management Program at Harvard Business School (HBS), Boston, USA.