India: Raj Gore appointed chief executive of HGE

Healthcare Global Enterprises, the largest provider of cancer care in the country, has announced the appointment of Raj Gore as chief executive.

He started at the beginning of February.

Gore is a global professional with more than 21 years of diverse experience in business management in North America, Asia and Africa, with a focus on healthcare for the past 17 years.

He has led business transformation and financial turnaround of acquired healthcare companies in India, Mauritius, and Vietnam and created sustainable growth momentum and value for these organisations. Gore has built high-performance teams and implemented organisation-wide transformation initiatives successfully to improve employee engagement and patient satisfaction in cross-cultural environments. He has hands-on knowledge and experience of the M&A spectrum including post-acquisition integration.

Previously, Gore was chief executive officer – Southern Region of Apollo Hospitals, and was responsible for overall business portfolio of the largest region with 15 facilities in the states of Tamil Nadu & Andhra Pradesh.

Before joining Apollo, he worked with Fortis Healthcare Limited as chief growth officer (India) and chief operating officer – NCR.