Interview With Mr. Shrinivas Birla CEO - Birla Medisoft
Interviewer: What Birla Medisoft's all about ?
Mr. Birla : The company is into IT based healthcare solutions, with specific specialised solutions in regards to facets such as hospitals, diagnostic centres, blood-banks and the like, all being covered by Birla Medisoft with their system. In addition, Birla also boasts of a consulting division, Birla Hospicon, catering toward hospitals and other healthcare institutions, and the combination of both consulting and solutions facilities stemming from the Birla brand is one found nowhere else, with strong presence in both and single minded focus upon the healthcare industry, their forte. The company was established in 2001 in Pune, established by Mr. Birla, a software professional with 30 years of experience and extensive work toward an ERB system in India and USA, while my wife, Mr. Uma Birla, a former practicing gynaecologist of 15 years and then a managing director at Birla Medisoft for the past 15 years.
Interviewer: What advice for young entrepreneurs, if any ?
Mr. Birla : The medical industry is a booming market and an evolving one, which requires newer innovations by the day and thus offers a fantastic opportunity for those seeking to enter it to succeed with fresh ideas, as long as they fit the ideal mould of a solution desired by doctors, the end users for most products in this sector.