General Atlantic appoints managing director in India
Mr. Naik was previously a partner and co-head of the India office for Apax leading investments in the healthcare, financial & business services and retail & consumer sectors. Mr. Naik has both led and participated in a number of investments including Apollo Hospitals, Spectrum Labs, Esprit Pharma and Xanodyne. He served as a director of publicly listed Apollo Hospitals.
Prior to joining Apax, Mr. Naik was a global marketing manager at Medtronic, a medical devices company), a scientist at the Mayo Clinic and a consultant with McKinsey and Company. He is the co-founder of a medical device start-up firm, InfraScan Inc. which is focused on detecting bleeding inside the brain using a handheld device. ■