Veneeth Purushothaman

Veneeth Purushothaman

Designation

CIO

Company

Fortis Healthcare

Conferences

Purushothaman comes to Fortis from Bharti Retail, where he was most recently the CIO. He joined Bharti Retail, the retailing arm of Bharti Enterprises in May 2014.

The Fortis Healthcare chain comprises hospitals, diagnostics and day care speciality facilities. Currently, the company operates its healthcare delivery services in India, Dubai, Mauritius and Sri Lanka with 54 healthcare facilities.

As a transformational CIO, he led an extremely aggressive technology transition for the company. Post the de-merger with Walmart, Purushothaman led the migration of the Bharti Retail's SAP and PoS from Walmart systems to their own technology landscape. Within a span of six months he completed a revamp of Bharti Retail's infrastructure and network across 200 stores.