Dr Adil Agarwal is currently the CEO and a member of the Board of Directors of Dr Agarwal’s Healthcare Limited. Dr Agarwal’s Healthcare Ltd is a healthcare company based out of Chennai that owns and operates a chain of 90+ eye-care hospitals including 83 hospitals in India and 14 hospitals in Africa. Dr Agarwals group of eye hospitals has been at the forefront of innovation in surgical techniques as well as well technology.
Dr Adil is an Eye Surgeon and has specialized in Vitreo-Retinal Surgery. He has performed more than 5000 cataract surgeries and over 500 retinal surgeries. After completing his M.S. in Ophthalmology (Gold medalist) and a stint in Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida, he worked as a consultant in Dr Agarwal’s Retina Foundation for 3 years. Adil decided to take on a management role in 2012 and to augment his skill set; he decided to go to business school. He graduated from Stanford Graduate School of Business with MBA in 2014 and joined DAHCL after that.
Since joining the group in 2014, Adil has led the strategic initiatives for the group with a focus on Mergers & Acquisitions, JV’s, Brand & Marketing and new businesses. He is leading the expansion of the group to establish a pan-India and global footprint for the chain. He has been actively involved in fundraising activities for the group and leads investor relations. Adil and his wife, Urmila, live in Chennai with their two children. He is very passionate about fitness and also enjoys travelling, skiing and playing poker in his spare time.