Flipkart Health+ announced the appointment of Prashant Jhaveri as its new CEO. He will be in charge of Flipkart’s entry into India’s fast-growing healthcare sector. Jhaveri was the CEO of Apollo Health and Lifestyle Limited and MediBuddy before joining Flipkart Health+. Earlier in his career, he worked with Medi Assist Group as the chief business officer.
- With the right technology solutions and customer value propositions, there is a huge opportunity to provide healthcare to the most remote corners of India. “I’m looking forward to working with a fantastic team at Flipkart Health+ as we try to solve the accessibility and affordability of quality healthcare products and services for millions of Indian customers,” Jhaveri said.
- In November 2021, Flipkart Health+ was created to create an end-to-end digital healthcare platform to address the concerns of inexpensive and high-quality healthcare.
- We are thrilled to welcome Prashant Jhaveri to the Flipkart Health+ team as it embarks on its adventure. His extensive healthcare knowledge will be invaluable as we work to establish Flipkart Health+ as India’s foremost tech-enabled healthcare platform serving a billion or more Indians.” Ajay Veer Yadav, Senior Vice-President and Head of Flipkart Health+, said in a statement.
Flipkart, Myntra, Flipkart Wholesale, Flipkart Health+, and Cleartrip are part of the Flipkart Group, which is one of India’s largest digital commerce enterprises. In addition, the Group owns a majority stake in PhonePe, one of India’s most popular payment apps.