Siemens Healthcare elevates Vivek Kanade as new Managing Director
German Medtech firm Siemens Healthineers today announced the appointment of Vivek Kanade as the Managing Director of SHPL, India, effective April 1, 2021.
Vivek will continue to lead the business for Siemens Healthineers India including, manufacturing, sales, and distribution, strategy for “Zone India”, comprising of neighboring countries like Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Maldives.
Vivek is associated with the company for over 27 years, during this tenure, he has held various positions across diverse functions in Sales, Service Management, Regional Management, and Modality Management.
His priorities have been ensuring Siemens Healthineers strategic growth, defining and executing a roadmap to maintain momentum in the Indian market whilst strengthening its presence in the zone.
He has been leading the team in Zone India towards the common goal of shaping the future of healthcare so that medicine becomes more precise and affordable, value is at the heart of care delivery, patients are treated as consumers, and healthcare becomes digital.
Before joining Siemens Healthineers in India, his last assignment was as Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing for the Refurbished Business, based out of Forchheim, Germany.