Padmanabha Holla

Products Made First Time Right

Bengaluru Area, India

Project Management Information Technology Strategy Medical Device R&D Product Management and Design People Management Crisis Management Healthcare Information Technology
*** Startup Specialist, COO, Product Manager, People Manager, Engineering Manager ***
+ All-round Leader: Operations, Engineering, Communications, Production, IT & Outsourcing
+ The Creator: Multi-faceted experience in establishing Forus Health, a Healthcare start up.
+ The Collaborator: Set up Cardio Vascular and Nuclear Medicine groups in Philips Bangalore.
+ Process Engineer: Owned the project management process in a CMM Level 5 Organization.
+ The Change Agent: Lead innovation inculcation program in the organization.
+ Qualifications:
Bachelor of Engineering in Comptuer Science,
Certified Design for Six Sigma Black Belt (DFSS),
PMI Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)

* Products: Requirement Management, Product Conceptualization, Human Factors Engineering
* People: People Management, Human Resource Processes, Employee Relations,
* Innovation: Thinking different, Innovation Management, Change Management
* Corporate: Branding, Naming, Crisis Management, Operations, War Room
* Programming: Scripting, Ethical Hacking, Trouble Shooting, IT Infrastructure

Co-Founder and VP - Products at Forus Health Pvt. Ltd.

Feb 2008 - Present

Currently in charge of Product Management and new Products. Previously managed Operations, Engineering, Quality, Corporate Communications, Production, Outsourcing, IT Infrastructure and various startup functions at every level.

Senior Project Manager at Philips Innovation Center, Bangalore

Mar 2001 - Feb 2008

 Managed the Xray Program of 1.4M$. Secured best budget performer award.  Established Cardiovascular division in 2001 and Nuclear Medicine divisions in 2006.  Conducted division’s strategy initiative for year 2007: Started with defining a Vision statement and concluded with a One Page Strategy (OPS) using Balanced Scorecard.  As a member of the Management Team of Philips Medical Systems, Bangalore, managed crisis as needed.

Systems Analyst at State Street Bank

Mar 1994 - Jan 2000

As a Systems Analyst, lead a team of six engineers to design and develop web based financial applications. This product generates various financial reports and provides tools to fund managers. Technologies involved: activex, scripts, XML, DHTML, Servlets, Corba, Visibroker, Jbuilder 2.0, Visual Basic and Visual C++. Designed, developed and provided support for maintaining Windows based financial Applications.


Project Management Professional at Project Management Institute

Nov 2007 - Present

Design for Six Sigma Black-Belt at Philips

Jul 2006 - Nov 2006

Bachelor of Engineering at P. E. S. College of Engineering, Mandya

Oct 1986 - Oct 1990

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