Founders & Directors
GarbhaGudi IVF Centre was founded in 2011 with a vision to be one of the best infertility treatment organizations. Since then, there has been much progress towards this vision because of the founders’ commitment, unflinching conviction, their abilities and their determination to build a strong, value based organization.
Dr. Asha S Vijay
MBBS, DGO, DNB & FRM Germany
Founder and Medical Director
Dr. Asha S Vijay is a well known gynecologist and leading name in the field of fertility and reproductive treatment. She is a specialist in the field of infertility, obstetrics, gynecology & a obstetric sonology. Apart from this, Dr. Asha S Vijay has extensive expertise in Laparoscopic Surgeries.
Dr. Asha S Vijay graduated in Medicine from the prestigious Bangalore Medical College & was working with Kidwai Institute of Oncology, Bangalore as senior Resident. She then did her post-graduation in Obstetrics & Gynecology in the year 1996 from Bangalore Medical College under Bangalore University.
While working with KIMS Hospial Bangalore, she obtained her Diplomate of National Board New Delhi in the year 1998. Subsequently, she was selected by the Govt of Karnataka for the post of Gazetted Medical Officer in the ESI Corporation of India, Rajajinagar, Bangalore. She was with ESI corporation from 1998 to 2003. She then moved over to start her own practice.
She started her clinic in the name of SANNIDHI and has gained enormous experience in the field of Gynecology & infertility. Looking at the overwhelming response and need for quality and affordable healthcare in the field of OBG & with an intention of servicing the society, Dr. Asha S Vijay started her own Hospital – SANNIDHI SPECIALITY CENTRE- which is enjoying utmost admiration from the patient community and the Medical Fraternity. Sannindhi hospital has now transformed into a multi-specialty hospital and is a well known name in the Hanumanthnagar – Srinagar – Girinagar belt of Bangalore.
During the course of treating countless patients in the field of OBG, Dr. Asha S Vijay realized the gravity and depth of the infertility problem in India. She was able to understand the increasing need of a super-specialized centre in the field of Artificial Reproductive Health (ART), She then started a full-fledged fertility center called GarbhaGudi IVF Center in the heart of Bengaluru.
- Bangalore Assisted Conception Center under the guidance of Dr. Kamini Rao
- Reliance ART Foundation under the guidance of Dr. Ameet Patki
- Hands on Training at EART Mumbai
As the Medical Director of GarbhaGudi, Dr. Asha S Vijay is responsible for all clinical aspects of the organization. This includes recruitment of the right people (doctors, embryologists, consulting doctors and the nursing team), training the people, ensuring that the patients are receiving proper advice and treatment, all procedures are done as per the standards, implement the latest technological improvements in patient treatment and finally for the success rates of the whole organization.
VIJAY KUMAR SHESHADRI
Founder and CEO
Mr. Vijay Kumar is an Electrical Engineer and a serial entrepreneur. He has successfully started and built multiple engineering companies (SheshRan Engineering, Bhargav Consultants etc.). He was also the cofounder and CEO of Sannidhi Speciality Centre.
Because of his MBA and his experience as an entrepreneur, he has a strong understanding of running a business in an optimized and profitable manner. He also brings a wealth of engineering knowledge to the table, which is an essential aspect of infertility treatment. Technology plays a very key role in healthcare today and it is very important to understand technology and leverage its strengths to ensure patients receive the best treatment at an affordable cost. Mr. Vijay uses his engineering expertise to help GarbhaGudi whenever there is a need to plan and implement infrastructural additions and enhancements.
Vijay is also an expert in the analysis of operational processes to understand its potential failure points and suggest improvements. He also has a keen eye and acumen to increase efficiency of systems and processes.
As the CEO of GarbhaGudi, he has been the driving force behind the organization’s expansion plans, setting up partnerships with like-minded organizations and in the planning the roadmap. He is responsible for the overall profitability of GarbhaGudi and its growth. He works out of the head office of GarbhaGudi, at HanumanthNagar – Bangalore.
Co-founder and Director
Mr. Hari is a Medical Electronics engineer by education and an entrepreneur by passion. GarbhaGudi is his fourth stint as an entrepreneur. Prior to this, he has been part of the founding team of multiple successful software product and service companies. He has worked at various capacities in software companies – from an analyst till head of development. This experience has given him the knowledge to plan and execute projects for GarbhaGudi with precision. He is also a certified assessor for CMMI processes of any organization.
The unique combination of education in healthcare technologies, ability to think as an engineer, experience of planning and executing large projects in the software industry and his CMMI processes knowledge gives him the capability to build detailed plans, execute as per the plans, analyze systems and processes and make changes to optimize them.
At GarbhaGudi, Hari is responsible for business development and partnerships. He also has complete ownership of the profitability of the Electronic City branch of GarbhaGudi.
PUSHPALATHA M S
B.E, M. Tech
Co-founder & Director – Operations
Mrs. Pushpalatha M S completed her engineering from the prestigious Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur and did her M Tech in Power Electronics from BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore. She started her career as a lecturer in engineering colleges, teaching microprocessors and digital electronics related subjects. Later she co-founded an electronics components design and distribution company called Indus Technologies, which used to work with major public sector companies and defence laboratories at Bangalore.
At GarbhaGudi, she has the dual responsibility of handling the operations as well as complete ownership of the Kalyan Nagar branch of GarbhaGudi. At the organization level, she is responsible for efficiency of processes, ensuring optimization of available resources and increasing the effectiveness of the systems and team of GarbhaGudi.