Sheenu Jhawar

Project Description

Designation: Director, Apex Hospitals

Sheenu Jhawar is one of the Directors of Apex Hospitals, a family run organisation established in 1994, that now runs three multispecialty hospitals in Rajasthan. She is also a first generation entreprenuer and founded India's first Clinical Governance and Audits' consulting firm-ACE Vision Health Consultants P L in 2004. E & Y recognised it in 2009 as one of the top ten consulting firms in India. Soon, that led to a partnership with a European firm and today work continues to grow beyond geographical boundaries. ACE has also been invited to be a knowledge partner for healthcare audits with one of the most progressive states in India. Sheenu has worked as a clinical auditor with NHS, UK; as a Public Health Consultant to the Rajasthan Govt. under a World Bank project, and with different types of govt. agencies and private hospitals thus amassing a deep understanding of the healthcare system. She is a certified NABH assessor, and a prolific writer and speaker- has been published in the BMJ- South Asia ed., penned a regular column in the national fortnightly Express Healthcare Management of the Indian Express group, and in various other peer reviewed scientific journals. She has also presented papers at IIT-K, AIIMS and FOGSI, and at the biggest conference in Asia- the Hospital Mgmt. Conference at Manila, among others.

Sheenu is a Tie Charter member, and Vice chair Indian Women Network with CII, Rajasthan. She is an alumnus of IHMR (Institute of Health Management Research), LSHTM, (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), and attended Management Development Programs at IIM-A, Univ. of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, and at Harvard University. She is mentor to healthcare start ups with Start Up Oasis, a Jaipur based incubation centre which was set up at the joint initiative of RIICO-Rajasthan's premier industrial promotion organisation and the CIIE- Centre for Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship at IIM Ahmedabad.