An angel investor, startup specialist, and trained physician are few avatars of Dr. Anu Gupta who brings a unique outlook through her 15+ years’ experience in global pharmaceutical industry and Indian hospitals. As a Charter member of TIE Hyderabad, Anu is deeply engaged with the start-up community and is on the Board of Mentors and Panel of Advisors for various incubators and accelerators including Tapchief, Z Nation Lab, Spark 10 and Times group’s Brandshoot Ventures.
Dr. Anu is an Investor member of Hyderabad Angels and Rajasthan Angel Innovator Network (RAIN) and has invested in a couple of early stage startups. Anu is regularly invited as a Speaker, Investor Delegate and Jury Panelist at various Pitching events, Startup fests and MedTech Hackathons organized by leading incubators, accelerators and institutions.
Dr. Anu has extensive experience of drug development at Novartis where she led global clinical trials of an innovative neuroscience drug at Company Headquarters in Switzerland. She undertook global leadership roles and set-up and led teams at the company’s Global Office in India. Prior to her corporate sojourn, she delivered patient care as a Pathologist in hospitals across India.
Dr. Anu Gupta holds MBBS MD Pathology degrees and she is an MBA alumnus of Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad.