Dr Bavaguthu Raghuram Shetty, Founder & Chairman, is one of the leading business icons in the Middle East. He has worked extensively in many sectors including pharmaceuticals, healthcare, financial services, FMCG and hospitality, and is a passionate advocate of corporate social responsibility. He is also the Joint Non-Executive Chairman of NMC Health PLC, a FTSE 100 listed company. Dr. B.R. Shetty’s business accomplishments and exceptional social work have earned him the “Order of Abu Dhabi”, the highest civilian honor bestowed by the Government of Abu Dhabi. He is also the recipient of the prestigious Padma Shri, one of the highest civilian honors from the Government of India. Dr Shetty is also a member of the International Advisory Board of Boston University, USA.