Vinod A. Iyengar

Vinod has associated with a wide variety of industries during the past thirty years, and has assisted them in areas relating to strategy, innovation, project identification & development, management, marketing, alliances & partnerships 

As senior adviser and Vice President (Corporate Affairs) in the Health Management & Research Institute (part of the Piramal Enterprises Ltd.), Vinod helped implement public healthcare projects on large scales. HMRI leverages state-of-the-art information and communication technologies and modern management practices to provide

quality healthcare to the doorsteps of nearly 100 million people in rural areas under the ’104′ services. Its public-private-partnerships with State governments are currently operational in Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Orissa and Rajasthan.

Prior to joining HMRI, Vinod was the senior advisor to Satyam Foundation, which was the CSR arm of Satyam Computer Services Ltd. He was part of the core group that not only designed but also helped incubate India’s first total emergency response solution (’108′ services, which seamlessly integrate police, fire and ambulance). Now known as EMRI (Emergency Management & Research Institute)

the service is currently operational in 16 States. Other projects involved several environment-related initiatives and livelihood generating schemes. Vinod was also responsible for creating alliances and partnerships to facilitate Satyam’s CSR efforts. He represented the Foundation on several CSR forums

including CII, Assocham, and FICCI, and was a member of the Business & Community Foundation’s Governing Board. He was also in the core-group for the Business World-FICCI-SEDF CSR Awards and for the India NGO Awards.

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