Janak Singh Bajwa to lead Quest Diagnostics India
Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, recently announced the appointment of Janak Singh Bajwa as Managing Director of Quest Diagnostics India. He will be based at Quest Diagnostics’ newly opened office in Gurgaon, in the National Capital Region.
Bajwa started his career with Tata Administrative Services in 1983 after receiving his PGDM degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and his BE with Honors in Mechanical Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Science. His distinguished career spans nearly three decades and includes leadership roles in marketing, management and operations. Bajwa brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the India healthcare industry to Quest Diagnostics. He joins the company from Fortis Healthcare, where he was Vice-President, Centre for Analysis and Development, playing a key role in acquisitions, strategic planning and new business development.
“The ability of the healthcare system to make improvements in diagnosis and treatment are clearly linked to the availability of quality diagnostic testing and services. And the convergence of these services with medical practice through the use of ‘infotechnology’ takes us to a whole new level of healthcare delivery,” said Bajwa. “I am excited to join Quest Diagnostics, an organisation committed to improving patient care through high quality and innovative diagnostic testing and technology.”
“The diagnostic testing business in India is poised for rapid expansion and we are pleased that Janak Singh Bajwa has joined Quest Diagnostics to drive the growth of our India business,” said Kenneth R Finnegan, Vice-President, International, Quest Diagnostics. “We see significant opportunities for Quest Diagnostics to strengthen the delivery of healthcare services in India utilising our quality diagnostics and technology expertise.”