- Co-Founder : Arogya Finance
- Co-founder & CEO : DLabs at ISB, Hyderabad.
Dheeraj has been actively involved in numerous start-ups and has played diverse roles in getting many companies set up. Dheeraj was the head of business design, India at IDEO, where he was a part of core team of people, which helped establish IDEO presence in India. Before working for IDEO he helped Medtronic, the worlds largest independent medical technology company to design business models to would help them target the lower segments of socioeconomic pyramid.
With his experience & domain knowledge, he has co-founded his current venture, Arogya Finance, which uses innovative risk assessment process to provide loans to people in need for expensive medical treatments. DLabs is a design-led incubator launched by the Indian School of Business (ISB) to promote entrepreneurship within its student and alumni body and the general community.
Dheeraj holds an MBA from the Wharton Business School and BS degrees in both Finance and Computer Science from the University of Maryland. He lives in Hyderabad with his wife, Rishtee, and their two children