The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has announced Shaji Ravi, President and Managing Director of Access Healthcare as the Entrepreneur of the Year 2017.
Chennai, India – November 07, 2017 - The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has announced Shaji Ravi, President, and Managing Director of Access Healthcare as the ‘Entrepreneur of the Year 2017’ at CII’s Connect 2017 conference in Chennai. The award recognizes Shaji’s relentless strategic work as an entrepreneur in building and growing Access Healthcare from 3 employees to over 8,000 employees in less than six and a half years. The award was conferred by Dr. M. Manikandan, Tamil Nadu Minister for Information Technology, in the presence of other reputed dignitaries from the industry, government bodies, and academia.
Says Shaji Ravi, "I thank CII for selecting me as their Entrepreneur of the Year. I believe that Access Healthcare's success is anchored on creating differentiated people, process, and technology capabilities to deliver the business outcomes our customers seek. We are now looking at several strategies to take our organization to the next level".
As the President and Managing Director of Access Healthcare, Shaji Ravi oversees the strategic direction for the company and focuses on building people, process, and technology capabilities to deliver business results to revenue cycle customers. Before Access Healthcare, he led operations at Dell Services during a period of heightened activity and global expansion by other healthcare companies in India and grew the healthcare revenue cycle practice to over 3,500 associates.
Says Vardhman Jain, Vice Chairman of Access Healthcare, "Shaji's relentless energy and focus on creating a technology-driven and analytics-enabled revenue cycle business process services company has been one of the key reasons for Access Healthcare's success in the marketplace. We have also assembled a leadership team with over 150 years of cumulated revenue cycle experience. I would like to thank CII for the Entrepreneur of the Year initiative and hope that this recognition bestowed to Shaji will inspire many other entrepreneurs to emulate his success."
CII has been organizing CII CONNECT in Chennai, India for the past 15 years. The Connect series has been the forum for Indian ICT Industry to confer on latest trends & developments. This premier annual Conference and Exhibition on Information and Communication Technology has been focusing on Tamil Nadu’s growth in the ICT Sector.
About Access Healthcare
Access Healthcare provides business process outsourcing and applications services, and robotic process automation tools to healthcare providers, payers, and related service providers. We operate from 12 delivery centers in the US, India and the Philippines, and our 8,000+ staff is committed to bringing revenue cycle excellence to our customers by leveraging technology, emerging best practices, and global delivery. Based in Dallas, we support over 125,000 physicians, serve 80+ specialties, process over $50 billion of A/R annually, and ascribe medical codes to over 10 million charts annually. To learn how Access Healthcare can help your organization boost its financial performance, visit accesshealthcare.com.
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is a premier business association in India which works to create an environment conducive to the growth of industry in the country. CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, playing a proactive role in India's development process. Founded in 1895, India's premier business association has over 8,500 members, from the private as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and an indirect membership of over 200,000 enterprises from around 250 national and regional sectoral industry bodies.
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