APACMeD appoints Meenakshi Nevatia as new Chairperson for its India Executive Committee

Meenakshi Nevatia, Vice President & Managing Director, Stryker India, takes over the reins of the Indian chapter of Asia Pacific’s foremost medical technology body

New Delhi: The Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association (APACMeD) has appointed Meenakshi Nevatia as its new chairperson for its India Executive Committee.
In her current role as Vice President & Managing Director of Stryker India based in Gurgaon, Meenakshi is responsible for building Stryker’s business strategy and setting up the organization for long-term, sustainable growth in the Indian market. Additionally, one of Meenakshi’s priorities is to build a winning culture and cultivate a strong commitment to Stryker’s mission and values in India.
Meenakshi has been intricately involved in the healthcare, medical technology, and pharmaceutical industries throughout her career, which spans over 25 years in a variety of key global leadership roles. A proven medical device leader with a strong passion for making healthcare better, Meenakshi’s strengths include building strategies that foster diverse teams who are driven to deliver differentiated innovation in service to healthcare professionals and patients.
Commenting on her new appointment, Meenakshi said, “The Medical Technology industry in India is at an inflexion point and is poised for tremendous growth over the next 3-5 years. APACMed can make a huge difference in shaping this industry as we forge ahead. I feel privileged and excited to take on the role of Chairperson for APACMed’s India Executive Committee.”
Harjit Gill, CEO of APACMed commented “We are very excited to be working with Meenakshi. Her appointment is pivotal in advancing APACMed’s work with our strategic partners and key stakeholders in the MedTech industry in India. Under her leadership, I am certain we can continue to address healthcare challenges and opportunities in India while we grow our impact and footprint as an association.”
APACMed expressed its appreciation for Pavan Mocherla, her predecessor who has taken over a regional role as Executive Vice President & President Greater Asia, BD for his strong leadership and commitment towards driving the organization’s growth agenda in India.