Mumbai: Paras Health is pleased to announce the appointment of UP Singh as an Independent Director on its Board, bringing over 37 years of exemplary service and extensive expertise in governance, policy formulation and strategic management.

His experience directing public sector enterprises and serving on the boards of major corporations, including Maharatna and Navratna companies, equips him to provide invaluable oversight and strategic direction for Paras Health’s continued success. Additionally, his vast experience in serving the public will provide valuable insights in delivering exceptional healthcare services to the public.

Dr Dharminder Nagar, Managing Director, Paras Health, stated, “We are delighted to welcome Mr UP Singh to Paras Health as an Independent Director. His distinguished tenure in the Indian Administrative Service, marked by visionary leadership in pivotal ministries, brings a unique perspective to our Board. Mr Singh’s expertise in governance and strategic management will be instrumental as we continue to innovate and elevate our healthcare offerings. His appointment underscores our commitment to operational excellence and advancing our mission of delivering exceptional patient care.”

On the new role, Singh said, “I am pleased to join Paras Health as an Independent Director and look forward to leveraging my extensive experience to contribute to the healthcare sector. Effective governance and stakeholder engagement are crucial in both public service and corporate governance, and I am committed to supporting Paras Health in its mission to enhance patient care and operational excellence.”

Singh retired as Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Textiles, in October 2022. During his tenure, he spearheaded initiatives like the PLI Scheme for Textiles and PM-MITRA Park, contributing to record-high textile exports. Prior to this, he served as Secretary, Department of Water Resources, River Development, and Ganga Rejuvenation, leading initiatives like Namami Gange, Jal Jeevan Mission, and Swachh Bharat Mission-II.

  • Published On Jun 26, 2024 at 04:53 PM IST

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