Venkatesh is the CEO at Sheares Healthcare. It is wholly owned by Temasek Holdings, Singapore and is the group’s operating & holding platform for healthcare assets across Asia.
He is responsible for driving the strategy to build its portfolio of healthcare assets and work with the portfolio to improve their business models in Healthcare delivery in order to provide innovative and patient-focused care.
Prior to that Venkatesh was the Managing Director, India at Temasek Holdings for over 12 years since 2008.
Venkatesh was leading Temasek’s investments across Life Sciences, Infrastructure, Transport & Logistics sectors in India and continues to be a Temasek nominee on the Boards of Intas Pharmaceutical, Manipal Hospitals, Medanta Healthcare and Dr. Agarwal’s Healthcare Limited.
Prior to joining Temasek, Venkatesh spent over 14 years at Ernst & Young and Kotak Mahindra Capital Company, where he handled Corporate Finance assignments in diverse industrial sectors. He also worked at TVS Group and Cipla Ltd previously.
Venkatesh has a Master’s degree in Management from Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).