Dr. Amit Kumar Bhatnagar


Dr. Amit Kumar Bhatnagar is the Country General Manager and Director for CooperSurgical India, leading the Fertility and Genomics business for India and neighboring countries. At the age of 39 years, Dr. Amit was one of the youngest CEOs in India.

Dr. Amit is an alumnus of the University of Mumbai where he completed his post-doctorate and then completed his MBA from Symbiosis, Pune. Amit completed his certification on Executive Leadership & Management from Yale University, US, which is an Ivy League University and is well known globally.

Amit began his career as a Research scientist in Auroprobe Laboratory in 2000 and moved to BD as an Area Sales Manager for their Diagnostics segment after a couple of years.

Amit is passionate about what he is doing, is dedicated towards his work and never stops learning and these qualities have helped him not only in excelling in this industry but has also proven his ability to adapt different roles by handling multiple business segments and profiles, from the very beginning. Starting with Microbiology in BD India to Molecular Biology in Roche, Flow cytometry in Beckman Coulter and today he oversees the operations in India & neighboring countries for CooperSurgical Fertility and Genomics- Origio India. Amit has over 20 years of experience in different sectors of the healthcare industry for both domestic and global markets that has allowed Amit to play diverse roles in driving profitable P&L (South West Asia), strategic planning, marketing, distribution, high stake partnerships and licensing that included both startups and growth organizations.

Amit has been a mentor to many of his colleagues and juniors. His understanding of the market, identifying the needs of the customer and fulfilling it with long term strategic thinking to enhance the growth of the company as well as customer satisfaction, is appreciated and admired not only by his team members and colleagues but also by his industry associates and seniors. Amit is even appreciated by the customers and industry veterans, which is most important. Amit has received multiple awards for his work and contribution for the health industry in India, starting with he received the prestigious Medachiever healthcare leader of the year award, Top 100 healthcare leaders & ABP News Healthcare Excellence Award, CEO of the year award and APAC CGM of the year award at CooperSurgical for his commendable leadership skills and increasing immense growth for Origio India successively for the last 2 years.

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Anindya Dutta